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Middle River Bridge

Photos 

Inside the bridge

Note: This was actually taken from the entrance to the bridge. I just focused in with the digital camera to make it look like it was taken on the bridge

Photo taken by Jason Smith in December 2007

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BH Photo #111084

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Middle River on CR R35 (Bevington Park Road)
Location
Madison County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Riveted, 7-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 129.9 ft.
Total length: 257.2 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.35218, -93.80363   (decimal degrees)
41°21'08" N, 93°48'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/432774/4578164 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Charles
Land survey
T. 76 N., R. 26 W., Sec. 25
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
490
Inventory numbers
IA 233730 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13962 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 39.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 29, 2018: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • May 30, 2014: New photo from Lee Smith
  • February 17, 2011: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • February 4, 2008: New photos from Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Lee Smith - ljsmith_32 [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Daniel Barnes