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Honey Creek Bridge

Photos 

Image

Photo taken by Dave King

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BH Photo #256980

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Honey Creek on 140th Street
Location
Iowa County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1927
Builders
- Illinois Steel Co. of Chicago, Illinois (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80645, -92.23541   (decimal degrees)
41°48'23" N, 92°14'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/563512/4628569 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ladora
Land survey
T. 81 N., R. 12 W., Sec. 22
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
80
Inventory numbers
IA 191690 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13689 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 21.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 3, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is a warren pony truss
  • June 21, 2013: New photos from Dave King

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