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Branch South Otter Creek Bridge

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Looking North

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in March 2017

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BH Photo #383500

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over a branch of South Otter Creek on 507th Lane
Location
Lucas County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1966
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 37.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.05436, -93.52260   (decimal degrees)
41°03'16" N, 93°31'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/456084/4544922 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Woodburn
Land survey
T. 72 N., R. 23 W., Sec. 08
Inventory numbers
IA 226570 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13879 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 26.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
40

Categories 

Built 1966 (145)
Built during 1960s (1,728)
Iowa (5,758)
Lucas County, Iowa (64)
One-lane traffic (7,420)
Open (36,385)
Owned by county (18,801)
Pony truss (15,022)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,478)
Structurally deficient (18,356)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,792)
Truss (29,371)

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes