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Branch Des Moines River Bridge

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Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in December 2016

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BH Photo #373613

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Des Moines River on Hawk Drive
Location
Van Buren County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1964
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa (Design)
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.84612, -92.10576   (decimal degrees)
40°50'46" N, 92°06'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/575382/4522060 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Douds
Land survey
T. 70 N., R. 11 W., Sec. 22
Inventory numbers
IA 329990 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14563 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 54.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
20

Update Log 

  • December 22, 2016: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes