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North Fork Hughes River Bridge

Photos 

Street Scene showing the bridge.

Photo taken by Robert Elder in October 2013

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BH Photo #268407

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over North Fork Hughes River on WV 31 in Cairo
Location
Ritchie County, West Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Riveted Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 180.1 ft.
Total length: 184.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.20981, -81.15893   (decimal degrees)
39°12'35" N, 81°09'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/486278/4340072 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cairo
Inventory number
BH 35542 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
750

Update Log 

  • August 28, 2016: New photos from Steve Conro
  • October 15, 2013: New photo from Robert Elder
  • October 1, 2013: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • April 22, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated GPS and info.

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