Share:

N CHIPPEWA ST over EEL RIVER

Map

Coordinates:
+40.91556, -85.92425
40°54'56" N, 85°55'27" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:N CHIPPEWA ST over EEL RIVER
Structure number:8500045
Location:00.10 N OF STATE RD 16
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:123.0 ft. [37.5 m]
Total length:303.2 ft. [92.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1877
Year reconstructed:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:100 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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 is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:20.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,001,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018PoorFairPoorFair10020.9
May 2017PoorFairPoorFair10020.9
May 2016PoorFairPoorFair10020.9
May 2015PoorFairPoorFair10022.9
May 2014PoorFairPoorFair10022.9
May 2012FairFairFairFair10035.5
May 2010FairFairFairSatisfactory10035.3
March 2008FairFairFairSatisfactory10020.9
May 2006FairFairFairSatisfactory10020.9
June 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10032.6
May 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10032.6
May 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10020.9
August 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10032.6
March 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10025.6
May 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10025.7
July 1992FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory10025.7
July 1990FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-37.8