+40.53091, -102.62644
40°31'51" N, 102°37'35" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 59 ML over SANDY CREEK
Structure number:B-26-F
Location:33.2 MI N OF JCT US 34
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:2.3 ft. [0.7 m]
Total length:231.6 ft. [70.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1949
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:10
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:280 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:25% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:57.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017FairFairFairSatisfactory28057.0
May 2015FairFairFairSatisfactory28057.0
May 2013FairFairFairSatisfactory28057.0
May 2011FairFairFairSatisfactory19061.5
April 2009FairFairFairSatisfactory19061.5
June 2007FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory20062.5
June 2005FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory22862.5
May 2003FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory26258.3
April 2001FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory26273.4
April 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory25272.4
April 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory28072.4
April 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory28072.4
April 1993FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory36071.4
May 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory30085.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Timber Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,9902,0247820184
Timber Columneach57183900
Timber Abutmentlinear ft.5252000
Timber Pier Caplinear ft.33022011000
Corrugated or Orthotropic Decksq. ft.6,0244,6243001,1000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.5,7924,9923005000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6,0245,42406000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.464463100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4644343000