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TH 65 over LITTLE FORK RIVER

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

Map

Coordinates:
+47.95748, -93.15006
47°57'27" N, 93°09'00" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TH 65 over LITTLE FORK RIVER
Structure number:5721
Location:6.8 MI N OF COUNTY LINE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:162.1 ft. [49.4 m]
Total length:378.0 ft. [115.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1877
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Aluminum, Wrought Iron or Cast Iron [9]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2007

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:60 [as of 2008]
Truck traffic:33% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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 conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:18.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2007PoorFairPoorFair6018.9
August 1999PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair7530.0
July 1991PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory3530.7