Rating:
2 votes

Root Road Covered Bridge 35-04-09

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken Oct. 2006 by Carla Goodlace

BH Photo #108129

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span covered bridge over West Branch Ashtabula River on Root Road
Location
Ashtabula County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1868; rehabilitated 1983
Design
Covered Lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.83317, -80.62033   (decimal degrees)
41°49'59" N, 80°37'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/531525/4631322 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pierpont
Inventory numbers
ODOT 432776 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
WGCB 35-04-09 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 27267 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 65.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2000)
200

Update Log 

  • November 21, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • December 7, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • August 13, 2015: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • November 2, 2006: Posted photo from Carla Goodlace

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