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Branch North Timber Creek Bridge

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Branch North Timber Creek Bridge

View from the south

Photo taken by Dave King on Septemeber 24, 2013

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BH Photo #267225

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over a branch of North Timber Creek on 260th Street
Location
Marshall County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1954
Builder
- Iowa State Highway Commission of Ames, Iowa
Design
Pratt through truss with A-frame portal bracings
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 102.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.98267, -92.90286   (decimal degrees)
41°58'58" N, 92°54'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/508047/4647856 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Laurel
Land survey
T. 83 N., R. 18 W., Sec. 24
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
170
Inventory numbers
IA 242650 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14009 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 12.6 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 23, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Added categories "A-frame portal", "6-panel truss"
  • September 25, 2013: New photos from Dave King
  • January 24, 2012: Updated by Jason Smith: This bridge is a Pratt through truss
  • February 20, 2010: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated bridge data

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com