This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.


+38.61389, -86.03417
38°36'50" N, 86°02'03" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:Canton RD S over BR W FK BLUE RIVER
Structure number:8800053
Location:00.90 N of CANTON S BOSTO
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:17.7 ft. [5.4 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1920
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for other load-capacity restriction [R]
Average daily traffic:112 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:27.0 tons [24.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:50.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$110,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201550.0Poor-PoorPoorSD112
July 201446.0Poor-PoorPoorSD112
July 201258.0Fair-FairFairFO112
August 201057.7Fair-FairFairFO108
May 200855.7FairFairFairFairFO108
September 200656.7Fair-FairFairFO104
June 200479.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-100
August 200279.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-100
December 200082.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-100
November 199882.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-100
September 199682.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-100
June 199482.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-100
September 199246.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodSD100
May 199074.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-100