Rating:
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Heins Road Bridge

Photos 

Heins Road Bridge

Looking south

Photo taken by Dave King

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BH Photo #254132

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over East Blue Creek on Heins Road
Location
Linn County, Iowa
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1921; removed 2018
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 80.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.22739, -91.78350   (decimal degrees)
42°13'39" N, 91°47'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/600388/4675740 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Center Point
Land survey
T. 86 N., R. 8 W., Sec. 28
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
10
Inventory numbers
IA 223410 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 13844 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 29 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • May 3, 2021: Updated by Dave King: Updated status: bridge removed
  • July 3, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is a warren pony truss
  • May 19, 2013: New photos from Dave King

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