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Bear Creek Bridge

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Bear Creek Bridge

View from the north end looking south.

Photo taken by Dave King; Taken June 21, 2013

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BH Photo #257003

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Bear Creek on 230th Street
Location
Poweshiek County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1946
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 151.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.72935, -92.33851   (decimal degrees)
41°43'46" N, 92°20'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/555014/4619938 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Victor
Land survey
T. 80 N., R. 13 W., Sec. 23
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
140
Inventory numbers
IA 293280 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14313 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Beam (14,296)
Built 1946 (199)
Built during 1940s (3,892)
Functionally obsolete (7,198)
Have street view (25,342)
Iowa (6,179)
Open (38,114)
Owned by county (19,992)
Pony truss (15,666)
Poweshiek County, Iowa (74)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,158)
Steel stringer (5,584)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,653)
Truss (31,121)
Warren pony truss (3,188)
Warren truss (6,231)

Update Log 

  • July 3, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is a warren pony truss
  • June 22, 2013: New photos from Dave King

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