+39.73974, -103.50342
39°44'23" N, 103°30'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 36 ML over VEGA CREEK
Structure number:F-22-V
Location:4.8 MI E OF JCT SH 71
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Total length:70.5 ft. [21.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1938
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:720 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:33% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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: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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:78.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory72078.0
August 2015FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory72078.0
August 2013FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory72078.0
August 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory55089.2
August 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory55089.2
August 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory70089.1
August 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory59289.2
August 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory58069.7
August 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory58081.4
September 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory67280.4
September 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory59080.4
November 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory59080.4
August 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory63080.4
June 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory59085.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Timber Girder/Beamlinear ft.9874812070299
Timber Columneach2691700
Timber Abutmentlinear ft.6060000
Timber Pier Caplinear ft.136136000
Timber Decksq. ft.2,11502,11500
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,0452,042120
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.142142000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.142142000