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Wolf Creek M Avenue Bridge

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Wolf Creek M Avenue Bridge

View from the north end looking south

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken July 28, 2013

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BH Photo #261338

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Wolf Creek on M Avenue
Location
Tama County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Builder
- Des Moines Bridge & Iron Co./Works of Des Moines, Iowa
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.1 ft.
Total length: 59.1 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.18804, -92.53327   (decimal degrees)
42°11'17" N, 92°31'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/538539/4670759 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gladbrook NE
Land survey
T. 85 N., R. 14 W., Sec. 7
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
25
Inventory numbers
IA 319610 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14493 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 30, 2013: Updated by Dave King: New photos & added builder
  • February 17, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Fixed name and location

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com