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Branch Carruthers Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Branch Carruthers Creek on 120th Avenue
Location
Lucas County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 50.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.16036, -93.11868   (decimal degrees)
41°09'37" N, 93°07'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/490073/4556545 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Attica
Land survey
T. 73 N., R. 20 W., Sec. 1
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
20
Inventory numbers
IA 226810 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13871 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 16.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1930s (11,069)
Iowa (6,151)
Lost (21,307)
Lucas County, Iowa (70)
One-lane traffic (7,532)
Owned by county (19,745)
Pony truss (15,559)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,727)
Structurally deficient (16,976)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,908)
Truss (30,960)
Wooden deck (5,990)

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Bridge no Longer Exists

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