County Road 245 over Main Elk Creek


+39.60318, -107.58360
39°36'11" N, 107°35'01" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:County Road 245 over Main Elk Creek
Structure number:GAR245-08.41-A
Location:3.7 Mi NW of US Hwy 6
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Total length:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.5 ft. [8.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1950
Year reconstructed:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:1,280 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:9% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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 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 assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Operating rating:32.1 tons [29.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:19.1 tons [17.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:59.3

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201559.3FairFairFairFair-1280
October 201359.3FairFairSatisfactoryFair-1280
October 201159.3FairFairSatisfactoryFair-1280
October 200976.6FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-526
October 200775.6FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-526
August 200577.7FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-466
September 200366.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-374
July 200166.1FairGoodSatisfactoryFair-374
August 199966.1FairGoodSatisfactoryFair-374
August 199766.1FairGoodSatisfactoryFair-374
September 199566.2FairGoodSatisfactoryFair-270
August 199382.2FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory-270