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Indian Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Bill Dunbar

BH Photo #206092

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Indian Creek on NE 162nd Avenue
Location
Polk County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
Design
Riveted, 7-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 123.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.85670, -93.38626   (decimal degrees)
41°51'24" N, 93°23'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/467939/4633938 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Loring
Land survey
T. 81 N., R. 22 W., Sec. 02
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
45
Inventory numbers
IA 282300 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14252 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 18.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 9, 2016: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • July 29, 2011: New photos from Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Daniel Barnes