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MERIDIAN ROAD over LITTLE WABASH RIVER

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Coordinates:
+40.88611, -85.45194
40°53'10" N, 85°27'07" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:MERIDIAN ROAD over LITTLE WABASH RIVER
Structure number:3500038
Location:00.01 N OF RIVERSIDE DRIV
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:207.0 ft. [63.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Skew angle:35°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1995
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:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:600 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:44.9 tons [40.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:98.9

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201698.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood600
February 201498.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood600
February 201297.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood600
March 201097.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood600
May 200898.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood600
June 200698.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood600
February 200498.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood600
February 200298.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood600
February 200098.9Not deficientVery GoodGoodGood600
January 199898.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood600
September 199598.9Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent600
October 199345.4Structurally deficient-PoorPoor600
August 199128.8Structurally deficientFairSeriousPoor600