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Shavers Fork Cheat River Bridge

Photos 

Shavers Fork Thru Truss CR33-8

Photo taken by Brian McKee 7-6-2011

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BH Photo #203620

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Shavers Fork Cheat River on CR 33/8
Location
Randolph County, West Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1933
Builder
- Vincennes Bridge Co. of Vincennes, Indiana
Design
Riveted Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.1 ft.
Total length: 225.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.91333, -79.76833   (decimal degrees)
38°54'48" N, 79°46'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/606783/4307880 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elkins
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
623
Inventory number
BH 35511 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 62.7 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • May 7, 2013: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder
  • July 7, 2011: New photos from Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com