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Branch Old Man's Creek Bridge

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L Avenue Bridge

View looking north from the south end.

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken July 7, 2013

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BH Photo #259053

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Old Man's Creek on L Avenue (L Ave)
Location
Iowa County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Builders
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
- Jones & Laughlin Steel Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania & Woodlawn, Pennsylvania (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 52.2 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.68697, -92.08548   (decimal degrees)
41°41'13" N, 92°05'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/576108/4615425 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Williamsburg
Land survey
T. 79 N., R. 11 W., Sec. 1
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
50
Inventory numbers
IA 189460 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13683 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 47.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 7, 2013: New photos from Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com