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Carters Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Carters Creek on Apple Avenue (Apple Ave)
Location
Davis County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1900; replaced 2013?
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.68542, -92.62397   (decimal degrees)
40°41'08" N, 92°37'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/531774/4503904 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
West Grove
Land survey
T. 68 N., R. 15 W., Sec. 18
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
10
Inventory numbers
IA 134080 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13312 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 23.2 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1900 (891)
Built during 1900s (6,454)
Davis County, Iowa (76)
Iowa (5,947)
Lost (19,725)
One-lane traffic (7,501)
Owned by county (19,008)
Pony truss (15,187)
Replaced by new bridge (13,060)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,055)
Structurally deficient (18,042)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,133)
Truss (29,876)

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2016: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated based on satellite imagery. Bridge has been replaced.
  • August 16, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Fixed coordinates

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com