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Thornton Bridge

Photo 

Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2006

BH Photo #405240

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Big Sandy Creek on CR 4/2
Location
Preston County, West Virginia
Status
Gone, replaced with concrete bridge
History
Built 1893. Replaced in 2010 or 2011
Design
Pin-connected, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 61.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.72006, -79.66029   (decimal degrees)
39°43'12" N, 79°39'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/614824/4397545 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bruceton Mills
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
50
Inventory number
BH 35464 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 19 (out of 100)
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