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Beasley Fork Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in July 2010

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BH Photo #169080

Map 

Description 

It appears that one of the original Pratt ponies was replaced at some point with a modern polygonal Warren pony truss.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Beasley Fork on Beasley Fork Road (CR 48)
Location
Adams County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910; rehabilitated 1999
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.1 ft.
Total length: 118.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.74380, -83.49536   (decimal degrees)
38°44'38" N, 83°29'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/283130/4291303 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Concord
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
44
Inventory numbers
ODOT 134317 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27178 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 21, 2021: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added Builder.
  • July 4, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: The two spans are completely different in both design and age.
  • April 5, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Mapped again.
  • April 2, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Mapped.

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Comments 

Beasley Fork Road Bridge
Posted July 21, 2021, by RICK SHELTON (shltn [dot] rck66 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Somewhere I have a pic of this with both original spans. And maybe if I ever organize my 15000+ pictures...