Rating:
3 votes

Green Bridge

Photos 

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

Map 

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
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
10
Inventory numbers
IA 188240 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13680 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 19.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

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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