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West Branch Indian Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Carl Wycoff

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over West Branch Indian Creek on a local road
Location
Story County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1911; rehabilitated 1984
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 32.2 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.06607, -93.48245   (decimal degrees)
42°03'58" N, 93°28'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/433407/4663043 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 84 N., R. 23 W., Sec. 24
USGS topographic map
Boone East
Inventory numbers
IA 315390 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14451 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2011)
Sufficiency rating: 59.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
35

Categories 

Arch (9,802)
Built 1911 (508)
Built during 1910s (7,109)
Closed-spandrel arch (2,979)
Deck arch (9,094)
Iowa (4,216)
Open (30,168)
Owned by county (16,906)
Skewed (4,119)
Span length 25-50 feet (10,803)
Story County, Iowa (105)
Total length 25-50 feet (8,030)

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  • February 22, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden

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  • Luke Harden - lukemh9 [at] gmail [dot] com