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Rosedale Road Bridge

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Rosedale Road Bridge

Spans Indian Creek just north of Mt. Vernon Road in Southeast Cedar Rapids, IA

Photo taken by Quinn Phelan in August 2007

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BH Photo #130439

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Description 

This bridge seems identical to the 2-span Ely Street Bridge and was likely from the same builder.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Indian Creek on Rosedale Road in Cedar Rapids
Location
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1890
Builder
- J.E. Jayne & Son Bridge Co. of Iowa City, Iowa (likely builder)
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 88.9 ft.
Total length: 105.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.98763, -91.57878   (decimal degrees)
41°59'15" N, 91°34'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/617725/4649379 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bertram
Land survey
T. 83 N., R. 06 W., Sec. 20
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
300
Inventory numbers
IA 220750 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13851 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 23.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • October 1, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • September 4, 2013: New Street View added by Dave King
  • October 26, 2010: New photos from Jason Smith
  • December 15, 2008: New photos from Quinn Phelan

Sources 

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