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Beatty Road Bridge

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Photo taken by Janis Ford

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Whetstone Creek on CR 149 (Beatty Road)
Location
Morrow County, Ohio
Status
Closed to traffic after failing an inspection in August 2011
History
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1996
Design
Riveted, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 124.0 ft.
Total length: 127.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.0 ft.
Also called
CR 149 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.48341, -82.93475   (decimal degrees)
40°29'00" N, 82°56'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/336015/4483211 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ashley
Inventory numbers
ODOT 5930529 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28128 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2009)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1996)
161

Update Log 

  • January 11, 2015: New photos from dixie foust
  • July 30, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • June 19, 2009: Updated by Joshua Collins: added road name

Sources 

  • Janis Ford
  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Beatty Road Bridge
Posted August 14, 2011, by Julie Bowers (jbowerz1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

workin' bridges.....we might be able to help. 641.260.1262

Julie

Beatty Road Bridge
Posted August 14, 2011, by Anonymous

I emailed this to Director@dot.state.oh.us.....

How does one go about petitioning for repair of an historic bridge in Morrow County, Ohio?

Thanks for your help!

ODOT 5930529

http://bridgehunter.com/oh/morrow/5930529/

this bridge is closed right now for inspection; please advise right away.

Thanks most sincerely.

Dixie Foust

Whetstone Creek CR 149 Bridge
Posted May 3, 2009, by Janis Ford (jford3 [at] columbus [dot] rr [dot] com)

GPS is 40 29 00N, 82 56 05W