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Little Soap Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Little Soap Creek on 194th Avenue
Location
Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; rehabilitated 1958; Replaced 2010
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.95052, -92.53404   (decimal degrees)
40°57'02" N, 92°32'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/539217/4533368 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blakesburg NE
Land survey
T. 71 N., R. 15 W., Sec. 13
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
35
Inventory numbers
IA 330840 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14612 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 19.3 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1930s (11,185)
Iowa (6,174)
Lost (21,954)
Lost 2010 (439)
Lost during 2010s (2,791)
Owned by county (19,947)
Pony truss (15,642)
Replaced by new bridge (14,640)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,557)
Structurally deficient (16,097)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,949)
Truss (31,052)
Wapello County, Iowa (107)
Wooden deck (5,992)

Update Log 

  • October 2, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Updated status: Replaced

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com