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CARPENTER BRIDGE over MURDERKILL RIVER

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Coordinates:
+38.98889, -75.49417
38°59'20" N, 75°29'39" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:CARPENTER BRIDGE over MURDERKILL RIVER
Structure number:2035A035
Location:S.W. OF FREDERICA
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:37.7 ft. [11.5 m]
Total length:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.4 ft. [11.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2011 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,952 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:98.8 tons [89.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:68.9 tons [62.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:87.7

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201187.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair1952
June 200998.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood1944
July 200796.7Not deficientGoodGoodGood2056
September 200597.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood1449
August 200396.7Not deficientGoodGoodGood1456
August 200196.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood1687
November 199996.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood1637
November 199796.7Not deficient-GoodGood1435
November 199596.5Not deficient-GoodGood2189
December 199396.5Not deficient-GoodGood2080
September 199199.6Not deficient-Very GoodGood1974