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Little Soap Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Little Soap Creek on 90th Avenue
Location
Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; rehabilitated 1950
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 91.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.90080, -92.33283   (decimal degrees)
40°54'03" N, 92°19'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/556194/4527958 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Agency
Land survey
T. 71 N., R. 13 W., Sec. 35
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
100
Inventory numbers
IA 330540 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14607 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 38.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1930s (11,154)
Iowa (6,173)
Lost (21,662)
Owned by county (19,895)
Pony truss (15,634)
Replaced by new bridge (14,359)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,134)
Structurally deficient (16,406)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,336)
Truss (31,038)
Wapello County, Iowa (107)

Update Log 

  • September 8, 2012: Updated by Clark Vance: Noted replacement

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com

Comments 

Little Soap Creek Bridge
Posted September 8, 2012, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Based on the satellite view this one is now lost.