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Box Elder Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by John A. Jackson

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BH Photo #353554

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Box Elder Creek on CR 015
Location
Petroleum County, Montana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Pin connected so 1930 build date incorrect. May have been moved to this site in 1930
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 78.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.06778, -108.28167   (decimal degrees)
47°04'04" N, 108°16'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/706395/5216282 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winnett North
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
100
Inventory number
BH 23125 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 25.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Montana (847)
One-lane traffic (7,931)
Open (41,014)
Owned by county (21,659)
Petroleum County, Montana (3)
Pin-connected (4,908)
Pony truss (17,097)
Pratt pony truss (3,990)
Pratt truss (10,420)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,681)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,867)
Truss (36,061)
Wooden deck (6,178)

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2021: Updated by Art Suckewer: adjusted build date
  • May 16, 2016: New photos from Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

Box Elder Creek Bridge
Posted May 16, 2016, by John A. Jackson (jojackson [at] mt [dot] gov)

Attached are 2 photos of this bridge