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Gilbert Street Bridge

Photos 

Side view of the bridge

Both photos were taken from the frozen Cedar River. JS

Photo taken by Jason and Birgit Smith in December 2007

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BH Photo #111454

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Shermans Creek on Gilbert Street in Charles City
Location
Charles City, Floyd County, Iowa
Status
Open
History
Built 1914
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 38.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.06747, -92.68756   (decimal degrees)
43°04'03" N, 92°41'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/525438/4768354 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Charles City
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
5,500
Inventory numbers
IA 24960 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13505 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 76 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 17, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • December 12, 2011: Updated by Luke Harden: Fixed info
  • July 20, 2011: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • August 21, 2008: Updated by Jason Smith
  • February 6, 2008: New photos from Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Flickr - "HDR" picture from 2010

Comments 

Gilbert Street Bridge
Posted December 11, 2011, by Eric Merrill (emerrill87 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge was never demolished. It is still currently there.