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Brush Creek Bridge

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Overview

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in September 2020

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BH Photo #481004

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Brush Creek on CR R12
Location
Decatur County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1920; rehabilitated 1967
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.74222, -93.92917   (decimal degrees)
40°44'32" N, 93°55'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/421543/4510571 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lamoni North
Land survey
T. 69 N., R. 27 W., Sec. 26
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
20
Inventory numbers
IA 138410 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13341 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 46.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1920s (9,763)
Corrugated deck (488)
Decatur County, Iowa (47)
Iowa (6,364)
Open (39,429)
Owned by county (20,489)
Pony truss (16,031)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,371)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,497)
Truss (32,299)

Update Log 

  • September 10, 2020: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes