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Boone River Bridge

Photos 

Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in November 2018

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BH Photo #438291

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Boone River on 173rd Street
Location
Hamilton County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1924
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Two-span Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 182.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Also called
McLaughlin's Ford Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.53854, -93.84983   (decimal degrees)
42°32'19" N, 93°50'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/430215/4709922 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Woolstock
Land survey
T. 89 N., R. 25 W., Sec. 7
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
25
Inventory numbers
IA 172250 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13564 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 30.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 11, 2018: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes