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Bluestone River Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Bluestone River on CR 15/4 in Montcalm
Location
Montcalm, Mercer County, West Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1936
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 138.1 ft.
Deck width: 9.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.34528, -81.25987   (decimal degrees)
37°20'43" N, 81°15'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/476982/4133207 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bramwell
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
100
Inventory number
BH 35375 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 16 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • December 10, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • March 29, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.
  • April 22, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated GPS and info.