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Unnamed Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over an unnamed creek on a local road
Location
Ringgold County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; replaced 2012
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 52.2 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.61165, -94.20949   (decimal degrees)
40°36'42" N, 94°12'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/397684/4496351 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hatfield
Land survey
T. 67 N., R. 29 W., Sec. 8
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
10
Inventory numbers
IA 295070 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14342 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 31 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1930s (11,702)
Iowa (6,469)
Lost (24,601)
Lost 2012 (380)
Lost during 2010s (3,264)
Owned by county (20,733)
Pony truss (16,160)
Replaced by new bridge (16,485)
Ringgold County, Iowa (16)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,616)
Structurally deficient (14,286)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,275)
Truss (32,702)
Wooden deck (6,065)

Update Log 

  • November 14, 2014: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated Status Based on Aerial Imagery

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