This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.


+42.67500, -92.63889
42°40'30" N, 92°38'20" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LOCAL 270TH ST over LIME CR
Structure number:000000000082420
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Total length:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1904
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2013

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:30 [as of 2013]
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Imminent Failure [1 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Water adequacy appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:18.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2013PoorPoorImminent FailurePoor3018.0
November 2012PoorPoorSeriousPoor3018.0
January 2012PoorSeriousSeriousPoor3018.0
February 2011PoorSeriousSeriousPoor3018.0
January 2010PoorSeriousSeriousPoor3018.0
January 2009PoorSeriousSeriousPoor3018.0
January 2008PoorSeriousSeriousPoor3018.0
January 2007PoorPoorSeriousPoor3018.0
December 2005PoorPoorSeriousFair3018.0
January 2005PoorSatisfactorySeriousFair3021.1
December 2003PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair3021.1
March 2002PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory3021.1
December 2000PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory3021.1
January 2000PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory3021.1
April 1999PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory3021.1
January 1998PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory3021.1
April 1997PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory5021.1
January 1996PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory5021.2
October 1993PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood5020.8
October 1992PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood5020.8
October 1991PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood5020.8