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Jim Creek Bridge

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Looking East

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in April 2017

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BH Photo #385361

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Jim Creek on 115th Street
Location
Madison County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1895; rehabilitated 1996
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 72.2 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.48191, -94.14315   (decimal degrees)
41°28'55" N, 94°08'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/404561/4592886 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Earlham West
Land survey
T. 77 N., R. 29 W., Sec. 12
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
20
Inventory numbers
IA 235170 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13953 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24 (out of 100)
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Categories 

19th Century (6,377)
Built 1895 (243)
Built during 1890s (2,546)
Iowa (5,939)
Madison County, Iowa (64)
One-lane traffic (7,485)
Open (36,947)
Owned by county (18,953)
Pony truss (15,157)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,960)
Structurally deficient (18,109)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,572)
Truss (29,807)
Wooden deck (5,884)

Update Log 

  • April 6, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes