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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
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
20
Inventory numbers
IA 117760 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13159 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 21.4 (out of 100)
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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