Van Horn St. over N. FORK PRAIRIE DOG CK.


+39.88582, -99.71518
39°53'09" N, 99°42'55" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Van Horn St. over N. FORK PRAIRIE DOG CK.
Structure number:000690567303160
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Total length:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year reconstructed:1931
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:25 [as of 2012]
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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:49.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$315,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2018FairFairFairFair2549.9
April 2017FairFairFairFair2549.9
January 2015FairFairFairFair2549.9
December 2012FairFairFairFair2556.3
May 2012FairFairFairFair2555.3
April 2010FairFairFairFair2551.3
June 2008FairFairFairFair2551.3
January 2006FairFairSatisfactoryFair2551.3
April 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2562.3
March 2002FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2562.3
March 2000PoorCriticalFairFair2549.3
August 1998PoorCriticalFairFair2549.5
July 1996PoorSeriousFairPoor2534.3
August 1994PoorSeriousFairFair2547.3
May 1992PoorSeriousFairFair2548.3
September 1990PoorPoorFairFair2549.3