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Scenic River Road Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Robert Elder

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BH Photo #110359

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over an unnamed creek on Scenic River Road
Location
Winneshiek County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1946; replaced 2016
Design
Kingpost pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 32.0 ft.
Total length: 33.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.36367, -91.88244   (decimal degrees)
43°21'49" N, 91°52'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/590551/4801807 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ridgeway
Land survey
T. 99 N., R. 9 W., Sec. 26
Inventory numbers
IA 348950 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14760 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 22.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
20

Categories 

Built 1946 (184)
Built during 1940s (3,612)
Iowa (5,824)
Kingpost truss (140)
Lost (18,942)
Lost 2016 (149)
Lost during 2010s (2,079)
One-lane traffic (7,433)
Owned by county (18,922)
Pony truss (15,085)
Replaced by new bridge (12,567)
Skewed (4,717)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
Structurally deficient (18,551)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,933)
Truss (29,552)
Winneshiek County, Iowa (85)

Update Log 

  • May 14, 2016: Updated by Kevin Skow: Updated after Visit...Bridge has been Replaced.

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Comments 

Scenic River Road Bridge
Posted February 16, 2015, by Don Morrison

Bridge #356 made the news. A replacement has been designed.

http://www.decorahnews.com/news-stories/2015/02/10133.html