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Brush Creek Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Brush Creek on 15th Street
Location
Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Open
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.90912, -92.48686   (decimal degrees)
40°54'33" N, 92°29'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/543215/4528794 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ottumwa South
Land survey
T. 71 N., R. 14 W., Sec. 32
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
30
Inventory numbers
IA 330750 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14590 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1930s (11,263)
Iowa (6,193)
Open (38,201)
Owned by county (20,085)
Pony truss (15,719)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,184)
Structurally deficient (15,747)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,377)
Truss (31,271)
Wapello County, Iowa (107)
Wooden deck (6,000)

Update Log 

  • February 15, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge has been replaced

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com