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Grand River Bridge

Photos 

Wide view from the west

Photo taken by Joseph Nield in June 2010

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BH Photo #168980

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Grand River on 230th Street
Location
Union County, Iowa
Status
Closed
History
Built ca. 1890
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 93.2 ft.
Total length: 173.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.96304, -94.03932   (decimal degrees)
40°57'47" N, 94°02'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/412542/4535174 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tingley NE
Land survey
T. 71 N., R. 28 W., Sec. 11
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
10
Inventory numers
IA 324310 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14536 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Sufficiency rating: 18.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 20, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added actual build date and builder. This bridge is a King span.
  • July 2, 2010: Updated by Cliff Darby: Changed status to closed
  • July 2, 2010: New photos from Joseph Nield

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