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COUNTY HIGHWAY over ELM RIVER

Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:COUNTY HIGHWAY over ELM RIVER
Structure number:000000049114240
Location:2 EAST 2 SOUTH BLANCHARD
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Total length:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.3 ft. [6.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:22.3 ft. [6.8 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1937
Year reconstructed:1978
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Wood or timber [7]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2014 

Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:10 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:40.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$72,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
November 201440.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor10
October 201240.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor10
December 201054.5Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorPoor10
December 200854.5Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor10
September 200754.5Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor10
January 200754.5Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor10
January 200554.5Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor10
December 200254.5Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor10
December 200070.4Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair10
December 199870.4Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair10
August 199670.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair10
December 199470.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair10
December 199270.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair10
February 199170.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair10