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US. 219 & WV.72 over BLACKFORK CHEAT RIVER

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

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Coordinates:
+39.09625, -79.67026
39°05'46" N, 79°40'13" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US. 219 & WV.72 over BLACKFORK CHEAT RIVER
Structure number:00000000047A056
Location:0.33 MI. S. OF CR. 219/6
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:585.0 ft. [178.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1941
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:8
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2009

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:7,100 [as of 2006]
Truck traffic:14% of total traffic
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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:2.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$5,500,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2009PoorSeriousSeriousSerious71002.5
May 1998PoorSeriousPoorFair420017.9
July 1990FairFairFairSatisfactory410042.5