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Old Mans Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking North

Photo taken by Quinn Phelan in April 2012

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BH Photo #228870

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Old Mans Creek on CR W62 (Sharon Center Road)
Location
Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Bridge is being demolished according to forum post
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)
View more at BridgeReports.com

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.