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South Avery Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Bob Davis

BH Photo #130314

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over South Avery Creek on 200th Avenue
Location
Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 121.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.07503, -92.54432   (decimal degrees)
41°04'30" N, 92°32'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/538280/4547186 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chillicothe
Land survey
T. 72 N., R. 15 W., Sec. 1
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
60
Inventory numbers
IA 331520 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14615 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 20.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1920s (9,168)
Iowa (5,972)
One-lane traffic (7,517)
Open (37,555)
Owned by county (19,114)
Pony truss (15,239)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,998)
Structurally deficient (17,818)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,806)
Truss (30,013)
Wapello County, Iowa (106)
Warren pony truss (2,997)
Warren truss (5,967)
Wooden deck (5,899)

Sources 

  • Bob Davis - bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net

Comments 

South Avery Creek Bridge
Posted November 9, 2008, by Bob Davis (bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net)

Bridge carries 200th Avenue vehicular traffic across South Avery Creek about two miles from its confluence with the Des Moines River. Photos taken November 9, 2008 any my coordiantes (41.07516, -92.54430) match closely with those provided by BridgeHunter.

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