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Bergholz-New Somerset Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Janis Ford September 2007

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BH Photo #131811

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Yellow Creek on Bergholz-New Somerset Road (CR 53)
Location
Jefferson County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1997
Design
Riveted, 7-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 126.0 ft.
Total length: 128.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.52081, -80.86063   (decimal degrees)
40°31'15" N, 80°51'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/511805/4485573 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Salineville
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
696
Inventory numbers
ODOT 4130243 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27753 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 29.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

7-panel truss (354)
Bridgemapper.com (1,326)
Built 1930 (1,618)
Built during 1930s (10,895)
Functionally obsolete (7,680)
Have street view (24,327)
Jefferson County, Ohio (80)
Ohio (2,996)
One-lane traffic (7,522)
Open (37,749)
Owned by county (19,259)
Pratt through truss (4,746)
Pratt truss (8,280)
Skewed (4,783)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,887)
Through truss (13,357)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,463)
Truss (30,183)

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2018: New photos from David Case
  • January 25, 2018: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • December 10, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Corrected coordinates and fixed road name

Sources 

Comments 

Berg-Somerset Road Bridge
Posted December 6, 2009, by Harold Scudder (hlscudder [at] cablespeed [dot] com)

This is a very nice bridge. Thanks to whoever is responible for the upkeep on it.