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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")
Quadrangle map:
Huxley
Land survey
T. 82 N., R. 23 W., Sec. 6
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 (10,654)
Built 1911 (605)
Built during 1910s (7,993)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,319)
Deck arch (9,911)
Iowa (5,179)
Lost (15,334)
Lost 1995 (390)
Lost during 1990s (3,510)
Replaced by new bridge (9,972)
Span length 25-50 feet (12,125)
Story County, Iowa (137)
Total length 25-50 feet (8,825)

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2009: Added by James Baughn