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Chariton River Bridge

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Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in August 2017

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BH Photo #400361

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Chariton River on 270th Avenue
Location
Lucas County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1960
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 165.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.93323, -93.23102   (decimal degrees)
40°55'60" N, 93°13'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/480551/4531370 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Russell
Land survey
T. 71 N., R. 21 W., Sec. 24
Inventory numbers
IA 225480 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13889 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 41.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
30

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes