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Badger Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Kevin Skow in September 2014

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BH Photo #296294

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Badger Creek on 130th Street
Location
Madison County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1890; rehabilitated 1974
Design
Pin-connected, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.1 ft.
Total length: 93.2 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.46767, -93.79928   (decimal degrees)
41°28'04" N, 93°47'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/433256/4590982 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cumming
Land survey
T. 77 N., R. 26 W., Sec. 24
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
40
Inventory numbers
IA 234620 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13939 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22.8 (out of 100)
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Categories 

19th Century (6,412)
4-panel truss (258)
Built during 1890s (2,570)
Iowa (5,948)
Lally columns (263)
Lattice Railing (194)
Madison County, Iowa (64)
One-lane traffic (7,503)
Open (37,171)
Owned by county (19,010)
Pin-connected (3,515)
Pony truss (15,189)
Pratt pony truss (3,223)
Pratt truss (8,180)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,166)
Structurally deficient (18,029)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,102)
Truss (29,881)
Wooden deck (5,894)

Update Log 

  • September 30, 2014: New photos from Kevin Skow

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