TR 240 over LAKE FORK CK


+39.94408, -89.26841
39°56'39" N, 89°16'06" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:TR 240 over LAKE FORK CK
Structure number:054512100000000
Old structure number:000054512112906 (from 1992 edition)
Location:4.5 S 1 MI E MT PLSK
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Total length:172.3 ft. [52.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Skew angle:25°
Owner:Town or Township Highway Agency [03]
Year built:1964
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Gravel [8]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:50 [as of 2006]
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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 being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:68.1 tons [61.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:41.0 tons [37.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:48.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
December 201548.0PoorSeriousSeriousFairSD50
January 201485.0FairFairFairFair-50
January 201279.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-50
February 201079.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-50
January 200879.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-50
January 200679.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-75
January 200479.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-75
March 200279.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-75
February 200079.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-75
March 199879.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-75
February 199679.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-50
April 199479.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-50
January 199379.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-50
February 199179.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-50