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Branch Chariton River Bridge

Photos 

Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in August 2017

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BH Photo #400334

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Chariton River on 220th Avenue
Location
Lucas County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1957
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 48.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.97030, -93.35083   (decimal degrees)
40°58'13" N, 93°21'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/470481/4535519 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Corydon NE
Land survey
T. 71 N., R. 22 W., Sec. 11
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
15
Inventory numbers
IA 225620 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13874 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.1 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1957 (247)
Built during 1950s (3,409)
Iowa (5,947)
Iowa State Highway Commission (748)
Lucas County, Iowa (70)
One-lane traffic (7,501)
Open (37,140)
Owned by county (19,008)
Pony truss (15,187)
Relocated (672)
Riveted (1,964)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,055)
Structurally deficient (18,042)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,133)
Truss (29,876)

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes