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Bee 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 Bee Creek on Clarke-Decatur Street
Location
Decatur County, Iowa, and Clarke County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1926; replaced 1993
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.89818, -93.83942   (decimal degrees)
40°53'53" N, 93°50'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/429294/4527792 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lacelle
Land survey
T. 70 N., R. 26 W., Sec. 3
Inventory numbers
IA 138760 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 40612 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/1991)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 32.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1987)
30

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn