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Bradford-Bloomer Road Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Wayne Grodkiewicz

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BH Photo #220797

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Stillwater River on Bradford-Bloomer Road (CR 86)
Location
Miami County, Ohio
Status
Demolished
History
Built 1945; rehabilitated 1991
Design
Riveted Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 118.1 ft.
Total length: 120.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.16500, -84.41333   (decimal degrees)
40°09'54" N, 84°24'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/720277/4449279 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Versailles
Inventory numbers
ODOT 5533589 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28037 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2012)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 10.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
631

Categories 

Built 1945 (237)
Built during 1940s (3,571)
Lost (18,687)
Lost 2013 (255)
Lost during 2010s (2,004)
Miami County, Ohio (50)
Ohio (2,918)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pratt through truss (4,595)
Pratt truss (8,008)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,037)
Structurally deficient (18,442)
Through truss (12,892)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,650)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • June 10, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished.
  • October 14, 2010: New photo from Eric Root

Sources 

  • Eric Root - ejort [at] att [dot] net
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Wayne Grodkiewicz - WGrodkiewi [at] aol [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth

Comments 

Bradford-Bloomer Road Bridge
Posted June 11, 2013, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Would have been really easy to have realigned the road here with very little trouble, thus sparing the historic bridge with a new one nearby.

Bradford-Bloomer Road Bridge
Posted June 10, 2013, by Ray Denison (denfam4 [at] embarqmail [dot] com)

Bridge is currently being dismantled to be replaced by a new bridge. Slated to be open November 2013.