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Carters Creek Bridge

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Carters Creek Bridge on Ice Avenue

Photo taken by Chris Gonnerman in April 2012

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Carters Creek on Ice Avenue
Location
Davis County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1905; replaced 2013
Design
2 panel pin-connected bedstead Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 35.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.65825, -92.48946   (decimal degrees)
40°39'30" N, 92°29'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/543158/4500945 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bloomfield South
Land survey
T. 68 N., R. 14 W., Sec. 29
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
30
Inventory numbers
IA 133880 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13307 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 31, 2016: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated based on satellite imagery. Bridge has been replaced.
  • March 31, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added categories "2-panel truss", "Laced endposts", "Pin-connected"
  • April 6, 2012: Updated by Chris Gonnerman: Updated bridge truss description and status.

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