Rating:
6 votes

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
Inventory numbers
IA 282300 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14252 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2015)
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: 18.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
45

Update Log 

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

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Daniel Barnes