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Landis Road Bridge

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Landis Road Bridge

View looking southwest

Photo taken by Dave King

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BH Photo #254870

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Landis Road
Location
Jones County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909
Builder
- Clinton Bridge & Iron Works of Clinton, Iowa
Design
Two-span, pin-connected Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 245.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.07205, -91.22963   (decimal degrees)
42°04'19" N, 91°13'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/646454/4659292 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Morley
Land survey
T. 84 N., R. 3 W., Sec. 19
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
70
Inventory numbers
IA 207520 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13794 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added categories "Lattice Railing", "A-frame portal"
  • September 3, 2013: New photos from Jason Smith
  • May 29, 2013: New photo from Dave King
  • May 6, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added builder
  • September 21, 2011: New photo from Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com

Comments 

Landis Road Bridge
Posted July 27, 2017, by Ron Waite (rkwaite [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The weight limit is now 3 Tons. Both signs have been changed.