Rating:
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180th Avenue Bridge

Photos 

December 2009 - Side View Looking NorthEast

Winneshiek County Iowa

BH Photo #246917

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over an unnamed creek on 180th Avenue
Location
Winneshiek County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1916
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 53.2 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Unnamed Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.09696, -91.75055   (decimal degrees)
43°05'49" N, 91°45'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/601681/4772339 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Festina
Land survey
T. 96 N., R. 8 W., Sec. 35
Inventory numbers
IA 346260 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14756 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2011)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
70

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2013: New photos from Jon Lubke

Sources 

Comments 

180th Avenue Bridge
Posted January 17, 2013, by Don Morrison

The structure at these coordinates does not appear to be an historic bridge, at least from way up here in the satellite.