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Ballard Creek Bridge

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Ballard Creek Bridge

Photo taken by Lee Smith in November 2015

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BH Photo #344325

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Overview
Warren pony truss bridge over Ballard Creek on 570th Avenue
Location
Story County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1955
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.90853, -93.56064   (decimal degrees)
41°54'31" N, 93°33'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/453502/4639772 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Huxley
Land survey
T. 82 N., R. 23 W., Sec. 17
Inventory numbers
IA 314120 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14422 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 50.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
110

Update Log 

  • December 23, 2015: New photo from Lee Smith
  • September 21, 2011: New photo from Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Lee Smith - ljsmith_32 [at] hotmail [dot] com