+46.09395, -85.34131
46°05'38" N, 85°20'29" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-2 over BLACK RIVER
Structure number:000000000005930
Old structure number:49149022000B020 (from 1992 edition)
Location:11.5 MI E OF M-117
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:54.8 ft. [16.7 m]
Total length:54.8 ft. [16.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.7 ft. [12.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1939
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
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: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,586 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:14% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:87.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018FairFairSatisfactoryGood358687.0
July 2016FairFairSatisfactoryGood358687.0
July 2014FairFairSatisfactoryGood358687.0
July 2012FairFairSatisfactoryGood358687.0
July 2010FairFairSatisfactoryGood358687.1
July 2008FairFairSatisfactoryGood358687.1
July 2006FairFairSatisfactoryGood457485.5
July 2004FairFairSatisfactoryGood490085.0
July 2002FairFairGoodGood490085.0
July 2000FairFairGoodGood490085.0
October 1998FairFairGoodGood490090.5
August 1996FairSatisfactoryGoodGood490084.1
October 1994FairFairGoodGood340073.4
September 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodGood340084.8
October 1990FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood340084.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.4954752000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,00003,000900100
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.2,2407908506000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,24001,740300200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.112106600
Fixed Bearingeach1814400
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.110080300