Rating:
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Little Big Creek Bridge

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5th Avenue Bridge

View of the North side.

Photo taken by Dave King

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BH Photo #254572

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Little Big Creek on 5th Avenue
Location
Springville, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 25.9 ft.
Total length: 27.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Also called
5th Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.06137, -91.44072   (decimal degrees)
42°03'41" N, 91°26'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/629013/4657766 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Springville
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
289
Inventory numbers
IA 11040 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 56361 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 62.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Beam (14,380)
Built 1915 (1,170)
Built during 1910s (9,248)
Iowa (6,191)
Linn County, Iowa (226)
Open (38,219)
Owned by city (4,930)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,954)
Springville, Iowa (4)
Steel stringer (5,620)
Structurally deficient (15,850)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,709)

Update Log 

  • May 27, 2013: Added by Dave King

Sources 

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