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BLUEWATER RD over BLUEWATER CREEK 038

Map

Coordinates:
+45.36513, -108.86718
45°21'54" N, 108°52'02" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BLUEWATER RD over BLUEWATER CREEK 038
Structure number:L05313001+03001
Location:3M SE FROMBERG
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.3 ft. [6.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.3 ft. [6.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1915
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Gravel [8]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:100 [as of 2003]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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: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:47.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$131,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairGoodFairFair10047.9
November 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair10047.9
November 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair10047.9
November 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair10047.9
November 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair10047.9
November 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair10047.9
December 2005FairGoodSatisfactoryFair10047.9
November 2003FairFairSatisfactoryFair10046.9
February 2002FairFairSatisfactoryFair10046.9
May 2000FairFairSatisfactoryFair10046.9
May 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10057.0
January 1996FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood3155.1
January 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood3161.4
January 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood3160.4
February 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood3160.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Timber Girder/Beamlinear ft.38428858380
Substructure
Timber Abutmentlinear ft.6660330
Timber Pileeach1501050
Timber Pier Caplinear ft.6256600
Deck
Timber Decksq. ft.6465816500
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.646646000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.6659700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1651480170