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


+44.29770, -92.00397
44°17'52" N, 92°00'14" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TH 42 over GORMAN CREEK
Structure number:5787
Location:0.2 MI S OF JCT TH 61
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1937
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:2,600 [as of 2008]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:50.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2016FairFairFairSatisfactory260050.1
May 2014FairFairFairSatisfactory260050.1
May 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory260062.1
April 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory260062.1
April 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory260066.0
September 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory265065.9
April 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory265065.9
April 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory255066.1
April 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory245066.2
October 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory245065.9
June 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory245065.9
June 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory210066.3
June 1996FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory225054.1
June 1995FairGoodFairSatisfactory225054.7
April 1994FairGoodFairSatisfactory200057.3
August 1993FairGoodGoodSatisfactory200068.9
September 1992FairGoodGoodSatisfactory185069.1
May 1991FairGoodGoodSatisfactory185069.1