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240th Street Bridge

Photos 

North side

Photo taken May 2010.

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BH Photo #165905

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Drainage ditch on 240th Street
Location
Humboldt County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1938
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.9 ft.
Total length: 29.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.70282, -94.12793   (decimal degrees)
42°42'10" N, 94°07'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/407621/4728431 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Humboldt
Land survey
Twp. 91 N., R. 28 W., Sec. 14
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
15
Inventory numbers
IA 184290 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 45314 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2008)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 39.4 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Beam (13,147)
Built 1938 (793)
Built during 1930s (10,835)
Humboldt County, Iowa (64)
Iowa (5,959)
Lost (19,910)
Owned by county (19,085)
Replaced by new bridge (13,184)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,201)
Steel stringer (5,165)
Structurally deficient (17,874)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,216)

Update Log 

  • June 20, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is lost, confirmed by Google Earth and NBI
  • May 19, 2010: Added by Jay Rush

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