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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 2013 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,852 [as of 2012]
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:85.7

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201385.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair1852
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