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Lucas Avenue Bridge

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Facing east

Bridge is near the Rutland dam.

Photo taken April 2010.

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BH Photo #163935

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Ditch No 7 on Lucas Avenue
Location
Rutland, Humboldt County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Posted for 5 ton load.
History
Built 1949
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 53.2 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.75832, -94.29401   (decimal degrees)
42°45'30" N, 94°17'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/394114/4734789 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bode
Land survey
Twp. 92 N., R. 29 W., Sec. 29
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
289
Inventory numbers
IA 10140 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 45112 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 61.3 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Beam (13,357)
Built 1949 (375)
Built during 1940s (3,778)
Functionally obsolete (7,700)
Humboldt County, Iowa (64)
Iowa (6,026)
Open (37,739)
Owned by city (4,744)
Rutland, Iowa (6)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,343)
Steel stringer (5,251)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,716)

Update Log 

  • April 30, 2010: Updated by Jay Rush: correct USGS quadrangle map