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Village Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Village Creek on Point Isabelle Road
Location
Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; rehabilitated 1958; replaced 2013
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 72.2 ft.
Deck width: 18.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.95503, -92.44048   (decimal degrees)
40°57'18" N, 92°26'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/547088/4533915 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ottumwa South
Land survey
T. 71 N., R. 14 W., Sec. 14
Inventory numbers
IA 330650 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14622 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2012)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
140

Update Log 

  • August 1, 2016: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated based on satellite imagery. Bridge has been replaced.
  • February 1, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Updated design: Warren pony truss

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com