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Nutting Creek Bridge

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Nutting Creek Bridge

View from the west end looking east

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken August 1, 2013

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BH Photo #261613

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Nutting Creek on Hamlet Road
Location
Fayette County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1917
Builders
- Illinois Steel Co. of Chicago, Illinois (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
- Jones & Laughlin Steel Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania & Woodlawn, Pennsylvania (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 50.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.07755, -91.75317   (decimal degrees)
43°04'39" N, 91°45'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/601500/4770180 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Festina
Land survey
T. 95 N., R. 8 W., Sec. 2
Inventory numbers
IA 152880 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13472 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 34.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
60

Update Log 

  • August 2, 2013: New photos from Dave King

Sources 

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