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Otter Creek Bridge

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Barrel Shot Looking West

Photo taken by J.R. Manning

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BH Photo #233171

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Otter Creek on 45th Street
Location
Fayette County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Relocated 1956
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.1 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.69288, -91.94863   (decimal degrees)
42°41'34" N, 91°56'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/586121/4727246 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oelwein
Land survey
T. 91 N., R. 9 W., Sec. 18
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
20
Inventory numbers
IA 149680 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13474 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 21.3 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Fayette County, Iowa (99)
Iowa (5,954)
One-lane traffic (7,504)
Open (37,239)
Owned by county (19,029)
Pony truss (15,203)
Pratt pony truss (3,231)
Pratt truss (8,188)
Relocated (679)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,176)
Structurally deficient (17,945)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,642)
Truss (29,903)

Update Log 

  • June 10, 2012: New photos from J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net