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Flemming Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Flemming Creek on 390th Street
Location
Crawford County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1946; replaced 2016
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 68.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.11442, -95.11079   (decimal degrees)
42°06'52" N, 95°06'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/325499/4664636 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Arcadia
Land survey
T. 84 N., R. 37 W., Sec. 1
Inventory numbers
IA 128440 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13249 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 32.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
30

Categories 

Built 1946 (183)
Built during 1940s (3,571)
Crawford County, Iowa (76)
Iowa (5,790)
Lost (18,696)
Lost 2015 (206)
Lost during 2010s (2,010)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,051)
Replaced by new bridge (12,394)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Structurally deficient (18,442)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,439)
Truss (29,445)

Update Log 

  • August 2, 2016: Updated by Kevin Skow: Update based on satellite imagery. Bridge has been replaced.
  • May 5, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added Road Name

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com