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Lower West Branch Road SE Bridge

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Wapsinonoc Creek on Fm Low W Branch
Location
Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Future prospects
Replaced by railcar bridge 2017: http://www.thegazette.com/subject/news/government/a-new-kind...
History
Built 1915, replaced 2017
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 33.1 ft.
Total length: 33.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.66029, -91.39202   (decimal degrees)
41°39'37" N, 91°23'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/633876/4613309 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
IA 203940 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 67234 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2015)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
120

Update Log 

  • June 5, 2017: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Bridge replaced with new railcar-deck bridge 2017
  • April 25, 2015: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV