Rating:
2 votes

Fletcher Covered Bridge 48-17-03

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Fletcher Covered Bridge 48-17-03

Photo taken by Brian McKee 7-4-2011

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BH Photo #203530

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Kingpost through truss bridge over Tenmile Creek on Harrison Cr 5/29
Location
Harrison County, West Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1891; rehabilitated 2002
Builders
- L. E. Strum
- Soloman Swiger
Design
Multiple Kingpost Through Truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.1 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.30546, -80.48039   (decimal degrees)
39°18'20" N, 80°28'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/544800/4350803 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wolf Summit
Inventory number
BH 47667 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 18.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
10

Update Log 

  • January 17, 2017: New photo from Robert Elder
  • October 3, 2015: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • September 19, 2013: Updated by Michael Miller: Corrected "GPS coordinates"
  • July 6, 2011: New photos from Brian McKee
  • January 13, 2011: Updated by J.P.: corrected Design

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Wikipedia
  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com