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Rat Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Rat Creek on 250th Street
Location
Lyon County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1992
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 44.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.28611, -95.92222   (decimal degrees)
43°17'10" N, 95°55'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/262916/4796734 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
George East
Land survey
T. 98 N., R. 43 W., Sec. 28
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
20
Inventory numbers
IA 228110 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 40652 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 76.8 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Iowa (5,959)
Lost (19,910)
Lost 1992 (439)
Lost during 1990s (3,763)
Lyon County, Iowa (46)
Pony truss (15,229)
Replaced by new bridge (13,184)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,201)
Structurally deficient (17,874)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,216)
Truss (29,962)

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn