+39.68339, -91.76869
39°41'00" N, 91°46'07" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:COUNTY RD 223 over BRANCH
Structure number:20947
Old structure number:2820002 064 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S 2 T 56 N R 8 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Total length:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1950
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:35 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:27.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$239,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017FairFairFairFair3527.9
February 2015FairFairSatisfactoryFair3527.9
February 2013FairFairSatisfactoryFair3527.9
March 2011FairFairSatisfactoryFair3527.9
February 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3528.9
February 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3528.9
February 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3528.9
March 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3528.9
March 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3528.9
April 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3528.9
February 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3536.0