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Branch Des Moines River Bridge

Photos 

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
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
20
Inventory numbers
IA 329990 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14563 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
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: 54.7 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • December 22, 2016: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes