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Beasley Fork Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in July 2010

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BH Photo #169078

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Double 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
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
Inventory numbers
ODOT 134317 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27178 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 27.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1999)
1,500

Categories 

Adams County, Ohio (35)
Built 1910 (1,029)
Built during 1910s (8,758)
Functionally obsolete (7,990)
Ohio (2,918)
One-lane traffic (7,422)
Open (36,587)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,049)
Pratt pony truss (3,172)
Pratt truss (8,008)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,902)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,648)
Truss (29,442)
Wooden deck (5,862)

Update Log 

  • 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.

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger