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Sharon Center Road Truss Bridge

Photos 

Looking North

Photo taken by Quinn Phelan in April 2012

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BH Photo #228870

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Old Mans Creek on CR W62 (Sharon Center Road)
Location
Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Replaced
History
Built ca. 1930
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 122.1 ft.
Total length: 122.1 ft.
Deck width: 21.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.60618, -91.61555   (decimal degrees)
41°36'22" N, 91°36'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/615362/4606977 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hills
Land survey
T. 79 N., R. 7 W., Sec. 36
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
600
Inventory numbers
IA 204250 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13775 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2013)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 36.3 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • May 5, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • May 2, 2014: Updated by Jason Smith: Updated status per posting, bridge being demolished
  • April 1, 2012: New photos from Quinn Phelan
  • February 17, 2011: New Street View added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Quinn Phelan - qphelan [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Luke

Comments 

Old Mans Creek Bridge
Posted May 2, 2014, by Julie Bowers (jbowerz1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Word on the back roads that this bridge is being replaced as of yesterday. Slipped through when we weren't looking north from Kalona.