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Bear Creek Bridge

Photo 

Bear Creek on Robin

Photo taken by Chris Gonnerman in March 2013

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Bear Creek on Robin Avenue
Location
Van Buren County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1968
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Span length: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.71339, -91.85296   (decimal degrees)
40°42'48" N, 91°51'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/596885/4507573 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bonaparte
Land survey
T. 68 N., R. 09 W., Sec. 01
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
35
Inventory numbers
IA 327680 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14582 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 40.8 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 30, 2013: Updated by Chris Gonnerman: Fixed bridge name (creek isn't "unnamed")