+42.65561, -83.75751
42°39'20" N, 83°45'27" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-23 NB over ORE CREEK
Structure number:000000000005740
Old structure number:47147014000B040 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.7 MI N OF M-59
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Total length:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.6 ft. [14.2 m]
Skew angle:22°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
Year reconstructed:2001
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
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: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:23,661 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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 is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:88.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2366188.4
August 2016FairFairSatisfactoryGood2366188.4
August 2014FairFairSatisfactoryGood2366188.4
May 2013FairFairSatisfactoryGood2366188.4
May 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2366189.5
May 2009GoodGoodGoodGood2366189.5
June 2007GoodGoodGoodGood2243388.6
June 2005GoodVery GoodGoodGood2274588.6
June 2003GoodVery GoodGoodGood2274589.7
June 2001GoodExcellentGoodGood2274589.7
July 1999PoorPoorSatisfactoryGood1800092.2
September 1997PoorPoorSatisfactoryGood1800087.1
October 1995PoorPoorGoodGood3600086.0
August 1993FairFairGoodGood1640089.7
March 1991FairFairVery GoodGood1640089.7
April 1989FairFairGoodGood1640089.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.34024166330
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,1182,019501633
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.1,6311,21840850
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,5201,105303805
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.184170950
Pourable Jointlinear ft.92002369
Fixed Bearingeach2002000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.684711100