Rating:
3 votes

Given Creek Bridge

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Given Creek Bridge

View from the south end looking north

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken July 28, 2013

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BH Photo #261293

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Given Creek on K Avenue
Location
Tama County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; replaced in 2014
Builder
- Jones & Laughlin Steel Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania & Woodlawn, Pennsylvania (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.1 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.25822, -92.57244   (decimal degrees)
42°15'30" N, 92°34'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/535265/4678534 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Reinbeck
Land survey
T. 86 N., R. 15 W., Sec. 14
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
25
Inventory numbers
IA 320520 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14466 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2013)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 29 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • April 27, 2015: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated status based on satellite imagery; bridge has been replaced
  • March 31, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added category "Concrete deck"
  • July 29, 2013: New photos from Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com