Rating:
3 votes

Coon Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Hank Zaletel

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #253528

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Coon Creek on First Street in Traer
Location
Traer, Tama County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1914; rehabilitated 1986
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 50.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.19325, -92.45712   (decimal degrees)
42°11'36" N, 92°27'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/544824/4671375 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Traer
Inventory numbers
IA 11375 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14461 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1989)
320

Categories 

Built 1914 (712)
Built during 1910s (8,716)
Corrugated deck (515)
Have street view (21,874)
Iowa (5,758)
Open (36,385)
Owned by county (18,801)
Pony truss (15,022)
Riveted (1,871)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,478)
Structurally deficient (18,356)
Tama County, Iowa (87)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,409)
Traer, Iowa (6)
Truss (29,371)
Warren pony truss (2,929)
Warren truss (5,741)

Update Log 

  • May 15, 2017: New Street View added by Dave King
  • July 3, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is a warren pony truss
  • May 12, 2013: Photo imported by Luke Harden

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