Rating:
3 votes

Ocheydan River Bridge

Photos 

DB19-1 1

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BH Photo #312824

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge over Ocheyedan River on 300th Street
Location
Clay County, Iowa
Status
Center pier between pony's - Cap rotted out - Closed after last inspection
History
Built ca. 1900; Replaced 2015
Design
First span: Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Second span: Half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 161.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.21297, -95.37639   (decimal degrees)
43°12'47" N, 95°22'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/306971/4787206 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hartley
Land survey
T. 97 N., R. 38 W., Sec. 19
Inventory numbers
IA 117760 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13159 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2012)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
20

Update Log 

  • March 25, 2016: New photos from Jeff Wiemann
  • January 8, 2015: New photos from Jeff Wiemann

Sources 

  • Jeff Wiemann - jwiemann [at] co [dot] clay [dot] ia [dot] us