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South Fork Clanton Creek Bridge

Photos 

New Bridge, looking Southwest

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in April 2018

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BH Photo #425778

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over South Fork Clanton Creek on Larkspur Avenue
Location
Madison County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1895, Lost 2017
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.17095, -94.03322   (decimal degrees)
41°10'15" N, 94°01'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/413329/4558249 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lorimor North
Land survey
T. 74 N., R. 28 W., Sec. 7
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
5
Inventory numbers
IA 232200 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13967 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 25 (out of 100)
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Categories 

19th Century (6,625)
Built 1895 (249)
Built during 1890s (2,658)
Iowa (6,104)
Lost (20,781)
Lost 2017 (181)
Lost during 2010s (2,435)
Madison County, Iowa (64)
One-lane traffic (7,530)
Owned by county (19,492)
Pony truss (15,436)
Replaced by new bridge (13,627)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,356)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,803)
Truss (30,573)

Update Log 

  • April 29, 2018: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes