County Road 245 over West Elk Creek


+39.61112, -107.60399
39°36'40" N, 107°36'14" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:County Road 245 over West Elk Creek
Structure number:GAR245-00.07
Location:1.2 Mi NW of Co Rd 243
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Total length:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.6 ft. [7.5 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1983
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Wood or timber [7]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:324 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:54.2 tons [49.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.9 tons [35.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:89.8

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
October 201589.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood324
October 201384.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood324
October 201184.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood324
October 200991.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood207
October 200791.4Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood207
August 200591.4Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good146
September 200392.4Not deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good111
July 200192.4Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good111
200091.4Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good111
August 199791.4Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good111
September 199589.7Not deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good102
August 199391.7Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good102
September 199190.4Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good102