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Branch Cedar Fork Creek TR 50 (Chestnut Ridge Rd.) Bridge

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TR50 Chestnut Ridge Rd. Br Cedar Fk Ck Pony

Photo taken by Brian McKee 11-13-10 12:58 P.M.

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BH Photo #187082

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Cedar Fork Creek on TR 50 (Chestnut Ridge Rd.)
Location
Morrow County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Slated for demolition and replacement in 2015.
History
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1980
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.64833, -82.69000   (decimal degrees)
40°38'54" N, 82°41'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/357112/4501092 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blooming Grove
Inventory numbers
ODOT 5932866 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28102 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 45.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
111

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,135)
Built during 1910s (8,806)
Doomed (1,041)
Morrow County, Ohio (55)
Ohio (2,928)
One-lane traffic (7,434)
Open (36,898)
Owned by county (18,928)
Pony truss (15,088)
Skewed (4,718)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,739)
Structurally deficient (18,555)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,936)
Truss (29,557)
Warren pony truss (2,957)
Warren truss (5,827)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.
  • November 15, 2010: New photos from Brian McKee
  • June 19, 2009: Updated by Joshua Collins: added road name

Sources 

  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com
  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth