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Fox Trail Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by James Baughn in August 2013

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BH Photo #268242

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Middle River on CR G47 (Fox Trail)
Location
Madison County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Riveted, 9-panel Camelback through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 157.2 ft.
Total length: 262.2 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.29995, -94.11782   (decimal degrees)
41°17'60" N, 94°07'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/406415/4572657 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winterset
Land survey
T. 75 N., R. 28 W., Sec. 18
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
10
Inventory numbers
IA 233240 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13959 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 43.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2014: New photos from Lee Smith
  • February 22, 2014: New photo from Jack Schmidt
  • October 11, 2013: New photos from James Baughn

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Lee Smith - ljsmith_32 [at] hotmail [dot] com