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Kiwanis Park Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Luke in June 2013

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BH Photo #256258

Map 

Description 

Original location GPS coords: 41.542750, -91.622772

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Willow Creek in Kiwanis Park in Coralville
Location
Coralville, Johnson County, Iowa
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Future prospects
Relocated to this location in 1998
History
Built 1904 over Picayune Creek southeast of Sharon Center; Closed 1994; Relocated to Kiwanis Park in 1998
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Willow Creek Park Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.64336, -91.56774   (decimal degrees)
41°38'36" N, 91°34'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/619278/4611170 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Iowa City West
Inventory numbers
IA 203580 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 51845 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/1991)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 28.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1989)
45

Update Log 

  • June 17, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Relocated", "3-panel truss"
  • June 15, 2013: New photos from Luke Harden
  • June 10, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Laced endposts"
  • August 15, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Edited history and added description.
  • March 25, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Relocated"
  • March 23, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke