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Rock Creek Bridge

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Deck view

Photo taken by James Baughn in August 2013

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BH Photo #310439

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Rock Creek on 180th Street
Location
Van Buren County, Iowa
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1969
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 70.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.78399, -91.90826   (decimal degrees)
40°47'02" N, 91°54'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/592116/4515351 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Zion
Land survey
T. 69 N., R. 09 W., Sec. 16
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
90
Inventory numbers
IA 328500 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14579 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 28.7 (out of 100)
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Categories 

5-panel truss (584)
Built 1969 (120)
Built during 1960s (2,150)
Iowa (6,811)
One-lane traffic (7,922)
Open (41,014)
Owned by county (21,659)
Pony truss (17,086)
Pratt pony truss (3,986)
Pratt truss (10,407)
Riveted (2,570)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,277)
Structurally deficient (12,818)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,635)
Truss (35,988)
Van Buren County, Iowa (83)

Update Log 

  • December 27, 2014: New photos from James Baughn