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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
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
20
Inventory numbers
IA 348950 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14760 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1946 (186)
Built during 1940s (3,692)
Iowa (5,948)
Kingpost truss (145)
Lost (19,746)
Lost 2016 (167)
Lost during 2010s (2,252)
One-lane traffic (7,503)
Owned by county (19,010)
Pony truss (15,189)
Replaced by new bridge (13,078)
Skewed (4,775)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,080)
Structurally deficient (18,029)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,140)
Truss (29,881)
Winneshiek County, Iowa (86)

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