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North Cedar Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over North Cedar Creek on a local road
Location
Lucas County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1947; replaced 2011
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 64.0 ft.
Total length: 135.2 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.11277, -93.11776   (decimal degrees)
41°06'46" N, 93°07'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/490113/4551282 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Weller
Land survey
T. 73 N., R. 20 W., Sec. 24
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
20
Inventory numbers
IA 226980 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13901 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 19.4 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1947 (285)
Built during 1940s (4,049)
Iowa (6,374)
Lost (24,050)
Lost 2011 (477)
Lost during 2010s (3,127)
Lucas County, Iowa (70)
Owned by county (20,531)
Pony truss (16,060)
Replaced by new bridge (16,053)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,950)
Structurally deficient (14,702)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,861)
Truss (32,401)

Update Log 

  • May 2, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated status based on satellite imagery. The bridge has been replaced.

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