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Cedar River Bridge

Photos 

Overview Looking Southwest

Nothing much has changed here since Bruce A. Harms took his photos in 1996.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in October 2012

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BH Photo #241697

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Haunched steel stringer bridge over Cedar River on River Road/T42, Floyd vicinity
Location
Floyd County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Designer)
Design
Designed by the Iowa State Highway Commission. The haunched steel stringer of three spans maintains its original Art Deco railing.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 350.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.20679, -92.79281   (decimal degrees)
43°12'24" N, 92°47'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/516831/4783799 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Orchard
Inventory numbers
IA 155990 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 37327 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 46.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
70

Update Log 

  • June 30, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Haunched steel stringer"
  • October 21, 2012: New photo from J.R. Manning
  • September 26, 2012: Updated by Don Morrison: Corrected GPS coordinates
  • August 28, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • HAER IA-80 - Cedar River Bridge
  • Don Morrison