Rating:
3 votes

Velvetleaf Avenue Overpass

Photo 

Photo taken by Tina

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BH Photo #247149

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Girder bridge over Over Bnsf Rr on Velvetleaf Avenue
Location
Jefferson County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 120.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.99537, -91.77561   (decimal degrees)
40°59'43" N, 91°46'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/602981/4538964 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lockridge West
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
35
Inventory numbers
IA 201040 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 55268 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.3 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 21, 2014: Updated by Don Morrison: Moved pin to most likely position and changed name
  • January 21, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Don Morrison

Comments 

Local Road Overpass
Posted July 21, 2014, by Don Morrison

Luke; I think this one is the Fir Avenue overpass near Batavia