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200th Street Bridge

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Looking Eastward

Photo taken by Don Morrison in August 2018

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #433623

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Description 

A nice old Warren in a peaceful location, apparently doomed late 2018 per a mention in this article:

http://www.crescotimes.com/news/howard-county-bridge-road-pr...

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Crane Creek on 200th Street
Location
Howard County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic; apparently pending replacement.
Future prospects
Contracted Projects Bridge P-34 in Paris Township that is 73 ft. x 15 ft. will be replaced with one that is 174 ft. x 24 ft. It is located one mile north of Chickasaw County line and one mile east of Highway 63 on 200th St. It is estimated to cost $725,000.
History
Built 1925
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 73.2 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.22790, -92.28737   (decimal degrees)
43°13'40" N, 92°17'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/557870/4786369 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jerico
Land survey
T. 97 N., R. 12 W., Sec. 17
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
60
Inventory numbers
IA 181790 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13644 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2018: Updated by Don Morrison: Noted bridge is scheduled for replacement.
  • February 9, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge is a Warren pony truss bridge

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Don Morrison