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Whitebreast Creek Bridge

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New bridge

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in March 2017

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BH Photo #383497

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Street View 

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Whitebreast Creek on 137 Trl
Location
Lucas County, Iowa
Status
Removed and replaced
History
Built 1953
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 98.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.02868, -93.47723   (decimal degrees)
41°01'43" N, 93°28'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/459881/4542050 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lucas
Land survey
T. 72 N., R. 23 W., Sec. 14
Inventory numbers
IA 226650 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13910 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2013)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
70

Categories 

Built 1953 (277)
Built during 1950s (3,351)
Have street view (22,470)
Iowa (5,810)
Lost (18,874)
Lucas County, Iowa (68)
One-lane traffic (7,429)
Owned by county (18,909)
Pony truss (15,069)
Replaced by new bridge (12,528)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,708)
Structurally deficient (18,541)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,987)
Truss (29,508)

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • April 18, 2014: New Street View added by Dave King

Sources 

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