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South Elk Creek Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over South Elk Creek on 240th Street
Location
Decatur County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1965; replaced 2011
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 104.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.69595, -93.96772   (decimal degrees)
40°41'45" N, 93°58'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/418239/4505455 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lamoni North
Land survey
T. 68 N., R. 27 W., Sec. 16
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
30
Inventory numbers
IA 137610 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13361 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 37 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1965 (203)
Built during 1960s (1,904)
Decatur County, Iowa (47)
Iowa (6,177)
Lost (22,102)
Lost 2011 (468)
Lost during 2010s (2,857)
Owned by county (19,979)
Pony truss (15,662)
Replaced by new bridge (14,755)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,576)
Structurally deficient (15,913)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,970)
Truss (31,108)
Wooden deck (5,992)