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Crystal Road Bridge (N)

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Dibble Creek on Crystal Road (Crystal Rd)
Location
Fayette County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new culvert
History
Built 1917; Replaced by culvert
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.03094, -91.66791   (decimal degrees)
43°01'51" N, 91°40'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/608522/4765111 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Castalia
Land survey
T. 95 N., R. 7 W., Sec. 21
Inventory numbers
IA 152780 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13458 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2009)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 46.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
45

Categories 

Built 1917 (582)
Built during 1910s (8,791)
Fayette County, Iowa (94)
Functionally obsolete (8,044)
Iowa (5,809)
Lost (18,855)
One-lane traffic (7,429)
Owned by county (18,904)
Pony truss (15,068)
Replaced by new bridge (12,515)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,703)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,918)
Truss (29,505)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Updated status: Replaced by culvert

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com