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Eighteen Mile Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken July 2020 by Neil Ferguson

BH Photo #477571

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Eighteen Mile Creek on NY 5
Location
Erie County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1968
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 113.9 ft.
Total length: 478.7 ft.
Deck width: 56.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.70861, -78.96333   (decimal degrees)
42°42'31" N, 78°57'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/666812/4730499 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eden
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
15,119
Inventory numbers
NY 1001380 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26003 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2018)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (12,249)
Built 1931 (940)
Built during 1930s (11,804)
Deck arch (11,489)
Erie County, New York (212)
NR-eligible (4,060)
NY 5 (21)
New York (4,488)
Open (40,031)
Open-spandrel arch (774)
Owned by state (16,113)
Skewed (4,919)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,415)
Total length 250-500 feet (5,274)

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2020: Added photos from Neil Ferguson

Comments 

Eighteen Mile Creek Bridge
Posted May 6, 2021, by Geoffrey Gross (ggross1970 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Also rehabilitated 2012 (year of second major rehabilitation completion). First major rehabilitation shown in 1968 is correct, when deck was widened.