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Klondike Creek Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Klondike Creek on CR K14 (Buchanan Avenue)
Location
Lyon County, Iowa
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1900
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 56.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.41702, -96.46682   (decimal degrees)
43°25'01" N, 96°28'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/705077/4810242 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Larchwood
Land survey
T. 99 N., R. 48 W., Sec. 12
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
25
Inventory numbers
IA 230600 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13927 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.2 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1900 (892)
Built during 1900s (6,502)
Closed (2,498)
Iowa (5,959)
Lyon County, Iowa (46)
One-lane traffic (7,513)
Owned by county (19,087)
Pony truss (15,230)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,208)
Structurally deficient (17,862)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,667)
Truss (29,967)

Update Log 

  • August 11, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: bridge is closed

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