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Old IA99 Wapello Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in October 2015

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BH Photo #339303

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Haunched deck plate girder bridge over Iowa River on Old IA 99
Location
Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
http://www.thehawkeye.com/473349e8-e6ba-58b1-b3b3-4fe8349527...
History
Built 1948
Builders
- A. Olson Construction Co. of Waterloo, Iowa
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
Design
Haunched deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 145.0 ft.
Total length: 1,230.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Also called
Old IA99 Iowa River Bridge (Wapello)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.18056, -91.18083   (decimal degrees)
41°10'50" N, 91°10'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/652579/4560395 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wapello
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
1,080
Inventory numbers
IA 34200 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 56897 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 23.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 21, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • October 12, 2015: New photos from Steve Conro
  • December 21, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • July 1, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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