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Jordan Creek Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Jordan Creek on 285th Street (285th St)
Location
Monona County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1912
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 147.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.94298, -95.86772   (decimal degrees)
41°56'35" N, 95°52'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/262280/4647423 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Moorhead
Land survey
T. 82 N., R. 43 W.
Inventory numbers
IA 249490 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14077 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2015)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
15

Categories 

Built 1912 (734)
Built during 1910s (8,792)
Iowa (5,810)
Monona County, Iowa (39)
One-lane traffic (7,429)
Open (36,837)
Owned by county (18,909)
Pony truss (15,069)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,868)
Structurally deficient (18,541)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,298)
Truss (29,508)
Wooden deck (5,869)

Update Log 

  • October 29, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated status based on satellite imagery: Bridge is open to traffic

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