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Green Bridge

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Branch English River Bridge

View from the south where the road becomes abandoned

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken July 22, 2013

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BH Photo #260275

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over a branch of English River on now abandoned Mm Avenue
Location
Iowa County, Iowa
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1963
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 107.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Also called
Middle English River River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.53825, -92.05196   (decimal degrees)
41°32'18" N, 92°03'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/579079/4598945 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
North English
Land survey
T. 78 N., R. 10 W., Sec. 30
Inventory numbers
IA 188240 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13680 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2006)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
10

Update Log 

  • February 4, 2016: Updated by Luke: Local name
  • March 30, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added category "Deck removed"
  • July 23, 2013: New photos from Dave King
  • January 25, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: The bridge and the road are both abandoned

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