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TOWER GROVE AVE over BNSF RR

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Coordinates:
+38.62177, -90.25569
38°37'18" N, 90°15'20" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:TOWER GROVE AVE over BNSF RR
Structure number:12819
Location:S 20 T 45 N R 7 E
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Total length:127.0 ft. [38.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:79.4 ft. [24.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1984
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:Steel continuous [4]
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: April 2015 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:9,235 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:62.4 tons [56.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:41.6 tons [37.8 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:77.4
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$960,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201577.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory9235
April 201377.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory9235
March 201177.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory9235
April 200977.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory9235
May 200777.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory9235
July 200580.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood9235
May 200380.5Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good9179
June 200180.4Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good9179