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West Nodaway River Bridge

Photos 

East Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in September 2009

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BH Photo #147240

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over West Nodaway River on 205 St
Location
Montgomery County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic with 12 Ton Weight Limit
History
Built 1919
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 204.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.00850, -94.99517   (decimal degrees)
41°00'31" N, 94°59'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/332219/4541618 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Morton Mills
Land survey
T. 72 N., R. 36 W., Sec. 28
Inventory numbers
IA 255160 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14138 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2015)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 29.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
45

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2016: Updated by Luke: Corrected build date + added highway categories
  • March 23, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added category "A-frame portal"
  • October 6, 2009: New photos from David Backlin
  • October 5, 2009: Updated by David Backlin: Updated description, location

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Comments 

West Nodaway River Bridge
Posted February 28, 2016, by Luke

According to the lady that posted the info, this was the predecessor: https://bridgehunter.com/ia/montgomery/tenville/

West Nodaway River Bridge
Posted February 28, 2016, by David Backlin (us71 [at] cox [dot] net)

NBI seems to think this bridge was built in 1940. Was there another bridge here before this one?