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Brushy Creek Bridge

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Showing the newer deck.

Photo taken by Kevin Skow

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BH Photo #295208

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Description 

Wooden deck looks to have been replaced recently with corrugated metal.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Brushy Creek on Juniper Avenue
Location
Guthrie County, Iowa
Status
Closed to thru traffic; privately owned
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Pin-connected, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 118.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.76297, -94.57034   (decimal degrees)
41°45'47" N, 94°34'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/369465/4624651 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bayard
Land survey
T. 80 N., R. 32 W., Sec. 3
Inventory numbers
IA 169081 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13546 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2008)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 25.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2000)
10

Update Log 

  • September 23, 2014: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated bridge owner

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