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Bormann Bridge

Photos 

Inside the bridge

Photo taken in 1999 by Jason Smith

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BH Photo #111359

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Des Moines River on 130th Avenue
Location
Humboldt County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 122.1 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.1 ft.
Also called
Des Moines River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.90420, -94.20778   (decimal degrees)
42°54'15" N, 94°12'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/401402/4750884 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Joseph
Land survey
T. 93 N., R. 28 W., Sec. 6
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
10
Inventory numbers
IA 185160 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13654 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 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: 23.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 26, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: Added category "7-panel truss"
  • May 14, 2010: New photos from Jay Rush
  • February 6, 2008: New photos from Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth