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Ashland Covered Bridge 08-02-02

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Ashland Bridge-- South approach

South approach on Barley Mill Road (looking north)

Photo taken by Frank Danberg in August 2008

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BH Photo #121266

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Overview
Covered bridge over Red Clay Creek on Barley Mill Road in Ashland
Location
Ashland, New Castle County, Delaware
Status
Open to traffic
History
Rehabilitated in 2008
Design
Town truss design; 2008 rehabilitation used bongassi wood in replacement of deck.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 52.2 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
BR 118
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.79806, -75.65778   (decimal degrees)
39°47'53" N, 75°39'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/443686/4405550 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kennett Square
Inventory number
BH 37182 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 74.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
3,028

Update Log 

  • March 19, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • August 14, 2008: Added by Frank Danberg

Sources 

  • Frank Danberg
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia