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South Timber Creek Bridge

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South Timber Creek Bridge

View from the east looking west

Photo taken by Dave King on September 24, 2013

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BH Photo #267258

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt Through truss bridge over South Timber Creek on 260th Street
Location
Marshall County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1954
Builders
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
- Jones & Laughlin Steel Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania & Woodlawn, Pennsylvania (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 123.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.97828, -92.83877   (decimal degrees)
41°58'42" N, 92°50'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/513357/4647376 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gilman
Land survey
T. 83 N., R. 17 W., Sec. 28
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
70
Inventory numbers
IA 242490 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14028 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.3 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • September 25, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Added photos & specified design
  • February 20, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated bridge data

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com