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Walnut Creek Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost concrete arch bridge over Walnut Creek on a local road
Location
Story County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1911; replaced 1995
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 32.2 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.95036, -93.58106   (decimal degrees)
41°57'01" N, 93°34'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Land survey
T. 82 N., R. 23 W., Sec. 6
USGS topographic map
Huxley
Inventory numbers
IA 314020 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 40679 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/1991)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 76.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1982)
10

Categories 

Arch (9,799)
Built 1911 (508)
Built during 1910s (7,103)
Closed-spandrel arch (2,978)
Deck arch (9,091)
Iowa (4,209)
Lost (11,629)
Lost 1995 (359)
Lost during 1990s (3,280)
Replaced by new bridge (7,932)
Span length 25-50 feet (10,795)
Story County, Iowa (105)
Total length 25-50 feet (8,025)

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn