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Moon Creek Bridge

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Moon Creek Bridge

View from the west end looking east

Photo taken by Dave King on September 1, 2013

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BH Photo #265418

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Moon Creek on CR G19/133rd Street
Location
Mahaska County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1961
Builders
- Illinois Steel Co. of Chicago, Illinois (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 93.2 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.45910, -92.52143   (decimal degrees)
41°27'33" N, 92°31'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/539968/4589834 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Union Mills
Land survey
T. 77 N., R. 14 W., Sec. 19
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
35
Inventory numbers
IA 237770 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13984 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 81.1 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • September 2, 2013: New photos from Dave King
  • February 15, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge is a Warren pony truss

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com