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US59 Little Soldier Creek Bridge

Photos 

New Bridge completed recently. Looking NE

Photo taken by Daniel Barnes in March 2020

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BH Photo #468191

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over a branch of Soldier River on US 59
Location
Ida County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1947, lost ca. 2019
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 35.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.27556, -95.43917   (decimal degrees)
42°16'32" N, 95°26'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/274600/4705234 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ida Grove
Land survey
T. 86 N., R. 39 W., Sec. 7
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
1,610
Inventory numbers
IA 29120 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13673 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 81.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,911)
Built 1947 (283)
Built during 1940s (4,041)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,921)
Deck arch (11,157)
Ida County, Iowa (20)
Iowa (6,364)
Lost (23,910)
Owned by state (15,699)
Replaced by new bridge (15,975)
Skewed (4,857)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,397)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,981)
US 59 (50)

Update Log 

  • March 20, 2020: New photos from Daniel Barnes

Sources 

  • Daniel Barnes