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Long Point Bridge

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Looking north.

Photo taken by Ray Kasal in February 2009

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BH Photo #133912

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Iowa River on P Avenue
Location
Long Point, Tama County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1941
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Riveted, 8-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.1 ft.
Total length: 503.3 ft.
Deck width: 21.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.3 ft.
Also called
Iowa River P Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.93882, -92.47809   (decimal degrees)
41°56'20" N, 92°28'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/543264/4643115 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chelsea
Land survey
T. 82 N., R. 14 W., Sec. 04
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
45
Inventory numbers
IA 316700 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14468 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 55.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 22, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added category "ISHC Standard Series T"
  • July 6, 2012: New photos from Quinn Phelan
  • February 21, 2009: New photo from Ray Kasal
  • February 9, 2009: Updated by Ray Kasal

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