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2nd Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Andy Winegar in August 2015

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BH Photo #333803

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Haunched Deck Plate Girder bridge over Des Moines River on 2nd Avenue
Location
Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa
Status
Open
History
Built 1935
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Haunched Deck Plate Girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 109.9 ft.
Total length: 500.0 ft.
Deck width: 56.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.61275, -93.62051   (decimal degrees)
41°36'46" N, 93°37'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/448300/4606967 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Des Moines SE
Inventory numbers
IA 4060 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 56592 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 94.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
14,400

Update Log 

  • February 10, 2017: New photos from Daniel Barnes
  • August 1, 2015: Updated by Andy Winegar: Corrected bridge type
  • October 31, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • June 12, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Andy Winegar
  • Daniel Barnes