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Lake Foster Bridge

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Street View 

Description 

"A new Foster Bridge was built across Elk Run in 1925" - http://www.iafalls.com/historic/automobile.html

Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over Elk Run on River Road in Iowa Falls
Location
Iowa Falls, Hardin County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 85.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Also called
Elk Run Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.52676, -93.27542   (decimal degrees)
42°31'36" N, 93°16'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/477379/4708300 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Iowa Falls West
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
480
Inventory numbers
IA 6580 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13574 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 16.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,511)
Built 1925 (1,227)
Built during 1920s (9,460)
Hardin County, Iowa (73)
Have street view (25,341)
Iowa (6,177)
Iowa Falls, Iowa (20)
Open (38,118)
Owned by city (4,916)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,908)
Structurally deficient (15,908)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,358)

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2014: New Street View added by Luke
  • November 29, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added local name

Sources 

  • Luke