Wapello County

NameLocationStatusDesignYear BuiltYear LostSpan Length (ft.)Total Length (ft.)
100th Avenue Bridge100th Avenue over Little Soap CreekReplaced by a new bridgeThrough truss19362006105.0107.0
180th Street Bridge180th Street over Competine CreekOpen to trafficSteel stringer----40.042.0
225th Avenue Bridge225th Avenue over North Avery CreekOpen to trafficGirder1920--60.062.0
28th Street Bridge28th Street over Chippewa CreekOpen to trafficSlab1925--19.055.1
63rd Avenue Bridge63rd Avenue over Unnamed Tributary of the Des Moines RiverOpen to trafficSlab1930--20.020.0
85th Street Bridge85th Street over Honey CreekOpen to trafficSteel stringer1910--30.832.2
Bear Creek Bridge215th Avenue over Bear creekOpen to trafficPratt pony truss1935--40.042.0
Bear Creek BridgeBridge on Formerly 170 AveLooks like the west end is leaning into the bridge.Pratt pony truss--------
Blackhawk Bridge (East Channel)Blackhawk Street over Des Moines RiverDemolishedPratt through truss19352011100.0252.0
Blackhawk Bridge (West Channel)Blackhawk Road over Des Moines RiverDemolishedPratt through truss18981962----
BNSF - Brick Row OverpassRailroad over Brick RowOpen to trafficSteel stringer1900--38.138.1
BNSF - Four Mile Bridge (New)BNSF RR over Des Moines RiverOpen to trafficWarren through truss with all verticals2002--190.01415.0
BNSF - Four Mile Bridge (Old)BNSF RR over Des Moines RiverReplaced by a new bridgeThrough truss19032002140.01415.0
BNSF - May Street OverpassBNSF Railway over May StreetRemovedSteel stringer----36.136.1
BNSF - South Avery Creek BridgeRailroad (BNSF) over South Avery CreekOpen to trafficDeck plate girder--------
BNSF - Sugar Creek Arch BridgeBNSF Railway over Sugar CreekOpen to trafficClosed-spandrel arch1902--30.060.0
Brush Creek Bridge15th Street over Brush CreekOpenPony trussca. 1930--80.182.0
Brush Creek Bridge200th Avenue over Brush CreekOpen to trafficWarren pony truss with all verticalsca. 1930--35.138.1
Buckeye Creek Bridge100th Street over Buckeye CreekReplaced by a new bridgePony trussca. 1920201449.952.2
CBQ - South Avery Creek Bridge (Old)Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad over South Avery CreekReplaced by a new bridgePratt through truss18851897--88.0
Cedar Creek BridgeCR H31 (Bladensburg Road) over Cedar CreekReplaced by a new bridgeThrough trussca. 19302006148.0149.9
Cedar Creek BridgeCR H31 (Bladensburg Road) over Cedar CreekOpen to trafficWarren pony truss with all verticalsca. 1930--60.063.0
Cedar Creek Bridge118th Avenue over Cedar CreekRemoved but not replacedHowe pony trussca. 1930201461.061.0
Cedar Creek Bridge163rd Street over Cedar CreekReplaced by a new bridgePony truss----60.072.0
Cedar Creek Bridge80th Avenue (80th Ave) over Cedar CreekRemoved but not replacedPony truss1915201460.060.0
Cedar Creek Bridge98th Avenue over Cedar CreekGonePratt pony truss1900--62.081.0
Chillicothe BridgeRoad over Des Moines RiverDestroyed by ice jam & replaced by a new bridgePratt through truss--1949----
Chippewa Creek Bridge42nd Avenue over Chippewa CreekOpen to trafficSlab1910--20.057.1
Competine Creek BridgeWapello Keokuk Road over Competine CreekReplaced by a culvertPony truss1948--30.031.0
Competine Creek Bridge25th Avenue over Competine CreekRemoved but not replacedPratt pony trussca. 1910201449.982.0
Des Moines River BridgeElm Street over Des Moines RiverReplaced by a new bridgeSteel stringer19512013149.01299.9
DM&E - Arrison Street OverpassDakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad over Arrison StreetOpen to trafficTimber stringer----18.018.0
DM&E - Cedar Creek BridgeDM&E/CP RR over Cedar Creek BridgeOpen to trafficDeck plate girder--------
DM&E - Des Moines River Bridge (East Channel)Dakota, Minnesota, and Eastern Railroad over Des Moines RiverOpen to trafficDeck plate girder--------
DM&E - Des Moines River Bridge (West Channel)Railroad over Des Moines RiverOpen to trafficWarren through truss1911------
DM&E - Harrows Branch BridgeDakota, Minnesota, & Eastern Railroad over Harrows Branch & Harrows StreetOpen to trafficTimber stringer----19.0123.0
Eddyville Bridge (Old)Road over Des Moines RiverRemovedPratt through truss18971952----
Eldon BridgeRoad over Des Moines RiverReplaced by a new bridge upstreamPratt through truss18931957----
Eldon Bridge (Old)Road over Des Moines RiverReplaced by a new bridgeUnknown--1893----
Fudge Creek Bridge165th Street over Fudge CreekReplaced by a new crossingPony trussca. 1900--52.254.1
Green Street BridgeGreen Street over Des Moines RiverReplaced by a new bridgeThrough truss18701872100.01200.0
H.A. Boedker & Co. Embankment Dumping BridgeH.A. Boedker & Co. E Narrow Gauge Construction Railroad over Sugar CreekDon't KnowPratt through truss1902----150.0
IA137 Eddyville BridgeIA 137 over Des Moines RiverReplaced by a new bridgeDeck plate girder19522006144.01460.0
Jefferson Street ViaductJefferson Street over Des Moines RiverOpen to trafficWarren deck truss1936--149.92120.5
Little Cedar Creek BridgeLocal road over Little Cedar CreekNo longer existsPony truss--200142.070.9
Little Cedar Creek Bridge110th Avenue over Little Cedar CreekOpen to trafficPony/through plate girder1930--42.044.0
Little Soap Creek Bridge110th Avenue over Little Soap CreekOpen to trafficPony truss1914--80.180.1
Little Soap Creek Bridge90th Avenue over Little Soap CreekReplaced by a new bridgePony trussca. 1930--89.991.9
Little Soap Creek BridgeCR V17 (Lake Road) over Little Soap CreekReplaced by a new bridgePony truss1934200470.072.0
Little Soap Creek BridgeSoap Creek Road over Little Soap CreekOpen to trafficPratt through trussca. 1930--105.0107.0
Little Soap Creek Bridge180th Avenue over Little Soap CreekOpen to trafficPony trussca. 1930--80.183.0
Little Soap Creek BridgeLittle Soap Road over Little Soap CreekReplaced by a new bridgePony trussca. 1930201280.182.0
Little Soap Creek Bridge194th Avenue over Little Soap CreekReplaced by a new bridgePony trussca. 1930201060.062.0
Local Road BridgeLocal road over Unnamed creekNo longer existsPony trussca. 1910194040.040.0
Local Road BridgeLocal road over Unnamed creekNo longer existsPony truss1908200069.971.9
Local Road BridgeLocal road over Unnamed creekUnknownPony truss----51.854.1
Market Street BridgeMarket Street over Des Moines RiverReplaced by a new bridgePratt through truss18921971----
Mars Hill Bridge100th Avenue over Little Soap CreekOpen to trafficConcrete tee beam2006--110.0113.0
MILW - Cedar Creek Bridgeformer Milwaukee Road over Cedar CreekDemolishedDeck plate girder--------
MILW - Millrace BridgeChicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad over MillraceRemovedPratt through truss18941937135.0135.0
Old US34 Sugar Creek BridgeOld US 34 Alignment over Sugar CreekAbandonedGirder1910--38.138.1
Old US63 OverpassOld Hwy 63 over Wabash RailroadReplaced by a fill once railroad removedTimber stringer19501982--163.0
Ottumwa Wabash BridgePedestrian Traffic including Bicycles/former Wabash RR over Des Moines RiverOpen to pedestrians/bicyclesPratt through truss1888--159.3773.0
Power Plant Road BridgePower Plant Road over Middle Avery CreekPony truss--------
Ray Street BridgeRay Street over Drainage ditchOpen to trafficSteel stringer1910--23.024.9
RI - Chippewa Creek Bridgeabandoned railroad (former RI) over Chippewa CreekDerelict/abandonedDeck plate girder----44.0164.0
RI - Chippewa Trestleabandoned railroad (former RI) over unnamed creekDerelict/abandonedTimber stringer----15.060.0
RI - Cliffland Bridgeabandoned railroad (former RI) over unknown creekOpenDeck plate girder----44.0134.0
RI - Comstock Branch Trestleabandoned railroad (former RI) over branch of Comstock CreekDerelict/abandonedTimber stringer----15.075.0
RI - Comstock Creek Trestleabandoned railroad (former RI) over Comstock CreekDemolished due to Hwy 63 four lane projectTimber stringer----15.0135.0
RI - Creek Trestleabandoned railroad (former RI) over unknown creekDerelict/abandonedTimber stringer----15.075.0
RI - Creek Trestle #2abandoned railroad (former RI) over unknown creekDerelict/abandonedTimber stringer----15.090.0
RI - Ditch Trestleabandoned railroad (former RI) over ditchDerelict/abandonedTimber stringer----15.060.0
RI - Drainage Trestleabandoned railroad (former RI) over field drainage ditchDerelict/abandonedTimber stringer----15.0120.0
RI - Eldon Rail Bridgeformer Rock Island RR over Des Moines River/ CR J12 (River Road)Demolished with piers and abutments remainingDeck plate girder1916198375.0956.0
RI - Eldon Rail Bridge (Old)Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad over Des Moines RiverReplaced by a new bridgeQuadrangular lattice through truss18951916150.0600.0
RI - Field TrestleBridge on abandoned railroad (former RI)Derelict/abandonedTimber stringer----15.045.0
RI - Harrows Branch Trestleabandoned railroad (former RI) over Harrows BranchDemolishedTimber stringer----15.060.0
RI - Little Trestleabandoned railroad (former RI) over ditchDemolishedTimber stringer----15.015.0
RI - Old TrestleBridge on abandoned railroad (former RI)Derelict/abandonedTimber stringer--------
RI - Sugar Creek Bridgeformer Rock Island RR over Sugar CreekDemolishedDeck plate girder----40.080.0
RI - Twomile Creek Trestleabandoned railroad (former RI) over Twomile CreekDerelict/abandonedTimber stringer----15.075.0
Richland Road BridgeRichland Road over Unnamed creekOpen to trafficSteel stringer1925--29.932.2
Rock Creek Bridge155th Avenue over Rock CreekReplaced by a new bridgePratt pony trussca. 1930201440.042.0
Rutledge Overpass120th Street (local traffic) over Over Iowa Chicago and Eastern Railroad Single LineOpen to trafficTimber stringer1970--24.0145.0
South Avery Creek Bridge200th Avenue over South Avery CreekOpen to trafficWarren pony trussca. 1920--80.1121.1
South Avery Creek Bridge105th Street over South Avery CreekReplaced by a new bridgeWarren pony truss1930201269.970.9
South Avery Creek BridgeCR H35 (87th Street) over South Avery CreekNo longer existsThrough trussca. 19302004100.0101.0
Spring Creek BridgeLocal road over Spring CreekReplaced by a new bridgePony truss----49.965.9
Spring Creek Bridge180th Street over Spring CreekOpen to trafficSteel stringer1920--33.133.1
Village Creek BridgePoint Isabelle Road over Village CreekReplaced by a new bridgePratt through truss19462015140.1143.1
Village Creek BridgeLocal road over Village CreekNo longer existsPony truss--200027.969.9
Village Creek BridgePoint Isabelle Road over Village CreekReplaced by a new bridgeWarren pony truss with all verticalsca. 1930201369.972.2
Vine Street BridgeVine Street over Des Moines RiverRemoved but not replacedPratt through truss18981980----
Wabash - Little Soap Creek Bridgeformer Wabash/N&W RR over Little Soap CreekDemolishedTimber stringer19291982--184.0
Wabash - Village Creek Bridgeprivate road over Village CreekConverted to four-wheeler/pedestrian usage by private ownerWhipple through truss1916--150.0265.0
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2206.5Wabash, later N&W RR over Copperhead Rd.Removed between 1950 & 1960, account of Copperhead Rd. realignmentThrough truss19541982165.0165.0
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2213Wabash, later N&W RR over Unknown creekRemoved 1982 account of line abandonmentSteel stringer1937198216.0129.2
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2217Wabash, later N&W RR over Unknown creekRemoved 1982 account of line abandonmentTimber stringer1952198214.014.5
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2220Wabash, later N&W RR over Unknown creekRemoved 1982 account of line abandonmentTimber stringer1955198214.056.6
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2221Wabash, later N&W RR over Unknown tributary to Des Moines RiverRemoved 1982 account of line abandonmentTimber stringer1954198214.0113.0
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2224AWabash, later N&W Railway over Des Moines River channelDemolished between 1960-1970 account of US Hwy. 34 projectTimber stringer1898----288.0
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2225Wabash Railroad over Unknown tributary to old channel of Des Moines RiverRemoved account of "South Ottumwa Extension" line abandonmentTimber stringer1893190816.0235.0
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2227 - Kettle CreekWabash Railroad over Kettle CreekDemolished account of line abandonmentTimber stringer1893190816.0170.0
Wabash Railroad Bridge #2231 - Bear CreekWabash Railroad over Bear CreekDemolished account of line abandonmentTimber stringer18931908--335.0
Wildwood Park BridgeWest Finley Avenue over Unnamed StreamReplaced by a new bridgeUnknown--2015----
Wolf Creek BridgeCR H25 (Dahlonega Road) over Wolf CreekReplaced by a new bridgePony truss1900--61.077.1