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Rock Creek Bridge

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Rock Creek Bridge

View from the west end

Photo taken by Dave King

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BH Photo #290507

Map 

Description 

There were no signs reading Fairground Road, only 170th Street.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Rock Creek on CR G29 (170th Street)
Location
Keokuk County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910; rehabilitated 1975
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Span length: 50.9 ft.
Total length: 50.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.40877, -92.33316   (decimal degrees)
41°24'32" N, 92°19'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/555734/4584350 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
What Cheer
Land survey
T. 76 N., R. 13 W., Sec. 11
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
70
Inventory numbers
IA 212340 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13802 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 35.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 4, 2014: Updated by Dave King: New photos added & fixed road name
  • June 13, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Fixed name

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com