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Main Street Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Luke in April 2012

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BH Photo #229794

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Grand Ave. (US69) on Main Street
Location
Ames, Story County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1938; rehabilitated 1980
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Fabricator)
- Ben Cole & Sons Construction Co. of Ames, Iowa (Erection)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 31.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.02503, -93.62021   (decimal degrees)
42°01'30" N, 93°37'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/448655/4652741 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ames East
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
2,200
Inventory numbers
IA 48980 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 49719 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 61.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • April 14, 2012: New photos from Luke Harden
  • September 25, 2011: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke