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Buck Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Buck Creek on Chicago Road
Location
Cass County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
Design
7-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 127.0 ft.
Total length: 128.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.47580, -95.03160   (decimal degrees)
41°28'33" N, 95°01'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/330369/4593569 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Atlantic
Land survey
T. 77 N., R. 36 W., Sec. 18
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
30
Inventory numbers
IA 101021 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13021 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22.4 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Cass County, Iowa (60)
Iowa (6,544)
One-lane traffic (7,617)
Open (40,039)
Owned by county (20,923)
Pratt through truss (5,450)
Pratt truss (9,384)
Span length 125-175 feet (4,241)
Through truss (15,263)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,946)
Truss (33,102)

Update Log 

  • July 1, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type and deleted 1974 build date as it was rehabbed that year.
  • April 28, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added Road Name

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com