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Cedar Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Cedar Creek on 118th Avenue
Location
Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1930; removed 2014
Design
Howe pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 61.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.12670, -92.38708   (decimal degrees)
41°07'36" N, 92°23'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/551449/4553002 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fremont
Land survey
T. 73 N., R. 13 W., Sec. 17
Inventory numbers
IA 332091 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14595 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2014)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 32.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
35

Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,691)
Howe pony truss (56)
Howe truss (431)
Iowa (5,824)
Lost (18,941)
Lost 2014 (232)
Lost during 2010s (2,078)
Owned by county (18,921)
Pony truss (15,084)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,014)
Structurally deficient (18,551)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,526)
Truss (29,550)
Wapello County, Iowa (105)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Update Log 

  • August 1, 2016: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated based on satellite imagery. Bridge has been removed.
  • February 15, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge is a Howe pony truss bridge

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Kevin Skow - weatherbum [at] hotmail [dot] com