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Service Road over Big Thompson River

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

Map

Coordinates:
+40.39444, -105.80000
40°23'40" N, 105°47'60" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Service Road over Big Thompson River
Structure number:LOVCO-FAIRGRNDS
Location:In Larimer Co Fairgrounds
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:95.1 ft. [29.0 m]
Total length:97.8 ft. [29.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1915
Year reconstructed:1994
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2009

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:22 [as of 2007]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:27.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,227,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2009PoorFairSeriousFair2227.5