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North Ridge Road Bridge

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Photo Source: ODOT

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BH Photo #280181

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Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Beaver Creek on North Ridge Road in Amherst
Location
Lorain County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Slated for demolition and replacement in 2016.
History
Built 1912
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.39833, -82.22833   (decimal degrees)
41°23'54" N, 82°13'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/397318/4583705 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lorain
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
6,765
Inventory numbers
ODOT 4738071 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27938 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,528)
Built 1912 (787)
Built during 1910s (9,240)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,772)
Deck arch (10,780)
Doomed (1,066)
Lorain County, Ohio (84)
Ohio (3,118)
Open (38,201)
Owned by county (20,045)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,944)
Structurally deficient (15,860)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,704)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.

Comments 

North Ridge Road Bridge
Posted November 29, 2013, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)