CR 55 over JUD DITCH # 11


+44.10909, -93.72262
44°06'33" N, 93°43'21" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CR 55 over JUD DITCH # 11
Structure number:81509
Location:0.2 MI W OF JCT CR 54
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Total length:78.4 ft. [23.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.5 ft. [8.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.2 ft. [9.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1973
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:145 [as of 2008]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:71.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018FairFairSatisfactoryFair14571.6
October 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair25572.6
November 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair25572.6
October 2015PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor25556.5
November 2014PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor25556.5
October 2013PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor25560.7
November 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair25576.7
December 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair25576.7
September 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair25579.7
September 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair25569.0
October 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair27569.0
October 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory27579.0
January 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodGood27576.7
March 1998GoodGoodGoodVery Good27576.7
January 1996GoodGoodGoodVery Good27574.8
January 1995GoodGoodGoodVery Good22074.8
January 1994FairSatisfactoryGoodGood22074.8
December 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good22074.8
December 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good14574.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Timber Floor Beamlinear ft.9090000
Timber Abutmentlinear ft.90070200
Timber Pileeach1001000
Timber Pier Caplinear ft.121012100
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.157015700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.314314000
Timber Bridge Raillinear ft.1571401700
Timber Slabsq. ft.2,37902,37900
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,23902,194450