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Snipe Creek Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Snipe Creek on 320th Street
Location
Marshall County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1917
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.89193, -93.06986   (decimal degrees)
41°53'31" N, 93°04'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/494204/4637779 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Melbourne
Land survey
T. 82 N., R. 19 W., Sec. 28
Inventory numbers
IA 242070 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14027 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2016)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 35.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
35

Categories 

Built 1917 (590)
Built during 1910s (8,858)
Iowa (5,863)
Marshall County, Iowa (79)
Open (37,044)
Owned by county (19,010)
Pony truss (15,125)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,844)
Structurally deficient (18,596)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,028)
Truss (29,653)

Update Log 

  • February 20, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated bridge data

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net