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Walnut Creek Bridge

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Aerial Walnut Creek Bridge on 357th Ave 1

Photo taken by Ronnie Earnest in July 2017

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Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Walnut Creek on 357 Avenue
Location
Fremont County, Iowa
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1900
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 132.9 ft.
Total length: 136.2 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.79533, -95.50409   (decimal degrees)
40°47'43" N, 95°30'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/288741/4519054 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Randolph
Land survey
T. 69 N., R. 41 W., Sec. 12
Inventory numbers
IA 160130 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13531 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2009)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
20

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2017: Updated by Dave King: Updated design & Added category "Lattice Railing"
  • July 15, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • July 15, 2017: Updated by Ronnie Earnest: Signs says bridge closed but no barricades, appears intact

Sources 

  • Ronnie Earnest