A Case History of the Effect of Mine Subsidence on a Concrete Arch Bridge in Northern West Virginia

Alke, R. B.
Organization: International Conference on Ground Control in Mining
Pages: 7
Publication Date: Jan 1, 1984
Request to Mine Beneath Bridge The Jabs Run Bridge is a reinforced portland concrete arch filled bridge located on WV Bouts 7 near Pentress, WV. The bridge has a span of 22.9 m (meters) and a height of 4 m above normal pool elevation to the underside of the center of the arch (See Pig 1). The bridge is a two lane structure with a width of 6.86 m. The structure is over 50 years old Wing been built in 1929 and is owned by the Department (WV Department of Highways).
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