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Ironwood Bluff Bridge

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Ironwood Bluff Road Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in November 2009

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BH Photo #150218

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Old Tombigbee River on Van Buren Road
Location
Itawamba County, Mississippi
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1921
Design
One Pratt through truss main span and two Warren pony truss approach spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 101.0 ft.
Total length: 204.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.12680, -88.39833   (decimal degrees)
34°07'36" N, 88°23'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/371054/3777098 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beans Ferry
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
40
Inventory number
BH 22879 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22.7 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • January 31, 2015: HAER photos posted by James Baughn

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • HAER MS-11 - Bridges of the Upper Tombigbee River Valley, Columbus, Lowndes County, MS

Comments 

Ironwood Bluff Bridge
Posted October 25, 2017, by Glyn Robinson (contactbluebird [at] hotmail [dot] com)

This bridge still stands and is open to traffic.