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BLOSSOM HILL RD over GUADALUPE RIVER

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Coordinates:
+37.25028, -121.87000
37°15'01" N, 121°52'12" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:BLOSSOM HILL RD over GUADALUPE RIVER
Structure number:37C0105
Location:0.3 MI E ALMADEN EXP
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Total length:128.0 ft. [39.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:106.0 ft. [32.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:119.1 ft. [36.3 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1948
Year reconstructed:1979
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:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2013

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,400 [as of 2000]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:89.4 tons [81.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:53.8 tons [48.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:92.3

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201392.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-20400
July 200992.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-20400
August 200592.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-20400
November 200384.9GoodGoodGoodGood-46520
December 200184.9GoodGoodGoodGood-46520
November 200184.9GoodGoodGoodGood-46520
January 200084.9GoodGoodGoodGood-46520
August 199484.0GoodGoodGoodGood-46520
May 199384.0GoodGoodGoodGood-46520
January 199184.0GoodGoodGoodGood-46520