County Road 49 over Frenchman Creek


+40.56994, -102.20600
40°34'12" N, 102°12'22" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:County Road 49 over Frenchman Creek
Structure number:PH49-0.9-18-A
Location:0.9 Mi. No. of Co. Rd. 18
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:38.4 ft. [11.7 m]
Total length:8.2 ft. [2.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.6 ft. [8.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1986
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Gravel [8]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:94 [as of 2012]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:89.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017GoodGoodGoodGood9489.1
December 2015GoodGoodGoodGood9489.1
December 2013GoodGoodGoodGood9489.1
December 2011GoodGoodGoodGood9489.1
December 2009GoodGoodGoodGood10388.1
December 2007GoodGoodGoodGood10388.1
October 2005GoodVery GoodGoodGood14288.1
October 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood9395.0
March 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood9394.8
March 2000GoodGoodGoodGood9394.8
March 1999GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good9394.8
March 1998GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good9394.8
June 1996GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good9794.8
May 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good9797.0
March 1992GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good9797.0
May 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good7797.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.492049200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.492000492
Steel Columneach60600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.60006
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.56352100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2828000
Corrugated or Orthotropic Decksq. ft.2,29602,1811150
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,2962,296000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,2960002,296
Elastomeric Bearingeach2424000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1641382600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1641380026