+48.55421, -94.56074
48°33'15" N, 94°33'39" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TH 72 over MONROE CREEK
Structure number:9257
Location:11.5 MI SE OF BAUDETTE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Total length:57.4 ft. [17.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
Year reconstructed:2002
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:520 [as of 2008]
Truck traffic:31% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 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]
Sufficiency rating:99.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood52099.7
June 2015GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood52099.7
June 2013GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood52099.7
June 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood52099.7
June 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood52099.7
August 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood58099.7
January 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood58099.7
April 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood67094.6
September 2002FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory50083.6
November 2001FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory50083.6
April 2000FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory50083.6
October 1999FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory12583.9
April 1998FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory50083.6
April 1997FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory50083.7
November 1996FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory56083.6
November 1995FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory56081.6
July 1994FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory55081.6
December 1993FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood55092.6
July 1992FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood78092.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.90155700
Steel Pileeach1201200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2200184036
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.7070000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.116116000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.115115000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.2,1762,1651100
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,9821,982000