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Old US6 Camp Creek Bridge

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Iowa Department of Transportation

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BH Photo #256946

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over Camp Creek on Old US 6 in Mitchellville
Location
Polk County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1922
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.64426, -93.38008   (decimal degrees)
41°38'39" N, 93°22'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/468347/4610349 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Altoona
Land survey
T. 79 N., R. 22 W., Sec. 23
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
1,860
Inventory numbers
IA 40480 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14245 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 59.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,312)
Built 1922 (641)
Built during 1920s (9,085)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,686)
Deck arch (10,562)
Have street view (23,769)
Iowa (5,952)
Iowa State Highway Commission (748)
Open (37,194)
Owned by county (19,013)
Polk County, Iowa (245)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,094)
Structurally deficient (18,020)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,147)
US 6 (115)

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2016: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • January 10, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • July 8, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
  • July 3, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is a closed spandrel Arch
  • June 21, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
  • September 25, 2011: New photo from Luke Harden
  • August 16, 2011: New Street View added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Daniel Barnes