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Branch South Chequest Lake Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of South Chequest Lake Creek on Quill Avenue
Location
Davis County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920; replaced 2016
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 76.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.79046, -92.32268   (decimal degrees)
40°47'26" N, 92°19'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/557144/4515716 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Floris
Land survey
T. 69 N., R. 13 W., Sec. 11
Inventory numbers
IA 134580 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13304 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 25.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
30

Categories 

Built during 1920s (8,874)
Davis County, Iowa (76)
Iowa (5,824)
Lost (18,942)
Lost 2016 (149)
Lost during 2010s (2,079)
One-lane traffic (7,433)
Owned by county (18,924)
Pony truss (15,086)
Replaced by new bridge (12,567)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
Structurally deficient (18,553)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,001)
Truss (29,553)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2016: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated based on satellite imagery. Bridge has been replaced.

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