County Road 245 over West Elk Creek


+39.61112, -107.60399
39°36'40" N, 107°36'14" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:County Road 245 over West Elk Creek
Structure number:GAR245-00.07
Location:1.2 Mi NW of Co Rd 243
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Total length:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.6 ft. [7.5 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1983
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Wood or timber [7]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:324 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:54.2 tons [49.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.9 tons [35.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:89.8

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201589.8GoodGoodGoodGood-324
October 201384.3GoodGoodGoodGood-324
October 201184.3GoodGoodGoodGood-324
October 200991.9GoodGoodGoodGood-207
October 200791.4GoodGoodVery GoodGood-207
August 200591.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-146
September 200392.4GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-111
July 200192.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-111
August 199991.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-111
August 199791.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-111
September 199589.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-102
August 199391.7GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-102
September 199190.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-102