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US ROUTE 7 over HOUSATONIC RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.94475, -73.36174
41°56'41" N, 73°21'42" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US ROUTE 7 over HOUSATONIC RIVER
Structure number:00562
Location:T.L. CANAAN & SALISBURY
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:243.1 ft. [74.1 m]
Total length:251.0 ft. [76.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
Year reconstructed:2010
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,200 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:96.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018GoodGoodVery GoodGood320096.4
September 2016GoodGoodVery GoodGood320096.4
September 2014GoodGoodVery GoodGood320096.4
October 2012GoodGoodVery GoodGood310091.1
November 2010GoodGoodVery GoodGood320090.0
December 2008PoorFairSatisfactoryPoor330036.2
March 2007PoorFairSatisfactoryPoor330038.8
March 2005PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor320040.3
May 2003PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor320040.3
April 2001PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor200057.1
June 1999PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor200057.1
April 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair200079.5
May 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair240077.9
May 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair230078.0
May 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood290076.9