+41.68583, -85.70611
41°41'09" N, 85°42'22" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:CR 37 over MATHER DITCH
Structure number:2000179
Location:00.50 N OF SR 13
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Total length:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.5 ft. [8.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1980
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,540 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:44.9 tons [40.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:32.9 tons [29.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:88.1

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201688.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-1540
September 201488.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-1540
September 201288.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-1540
October 201075.8FairFairFairFair-1540
November 200875.9FairFairFairFair-1230
October 200675.3FairFairFairFair-1230
September 200486.5PoorPoorGoodGoodSD930
August 200289.5FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-930
May 200098.8FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood-688
July 199898.9FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood-630
May 199698.9FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-630
September 199498.9GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-630
June 199295.9GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-630
June 199097.9GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-400