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South Wyacondah Ditch Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over South Wyacondah Ditch on Jewel Avenue
Location
Davis County, Iowa
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.72464, -92.46155   (decimal degrees)
40°43'29" N, 92°27'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/545472/4508329 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bloomfield South
Land survey
T. 68 N., R. 14 W., Sec. 3
Inventory numbers
IA 133700 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13334 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2013)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 22.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
30

Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,557)
Closed (2,405)
Davis County, Iowa (76)
Iowa (5,783)
One-lane traffic (7,421)
Owned by county (18,847)
Pony truss (15,049)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,559)
Structurally deficient (18,415)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,930)
Truss (29,440)

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2016: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated based on satellite imagery. Bridge is closed.

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