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US-62 over CUMBERLAND RIVER

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Coordinates:
+37.03028, -88.22694
37°01'49" N, 88°13'37" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-62 over CUMBERLAND RIVER
Structure number:070B00065N
Old structure number:070*0062*B0065 (from 1992 edition)
Location:OVER CUMBERLAND RIVER
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:700.2 ft. [213.4 m]
Total length:1466.9 ft. [447.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.2 ft. [8.9 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:39.4 ft. [12.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1952
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,985 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:18% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:48.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$13,425,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairGoodSatisfactoryFair598548.0
April 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryFair598548.0
April 2015FairGoodSatisfactoryFair764048.0
May 2013FairGoodSatisfactoryFair677548.0
April 2013FairGoodSatisfactoryFair679448.0
April 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryFair695048.8
April 2011FairGoodSatisfactoryFair718048.8
March 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryFair764048.8
April 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryFair704048.8
March 2008PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair587045.8
June 2004FairFairSatisfactoryFair614239.8
April 1999FairFairSatisfactoryFair881435.2
May 1998FairFairSatisfactoryFair881435.2
April 1997FairFairSatisfactoryFair939535.2
May 1996FairFairSatisfactoryFair939535.2
April 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory500146.2
April 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory500145.5
April 1992GoodGoodGoodGood500145.5
April 1991GoodGoodGoodGood500145.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Stringerlinear ft.5,86805,848200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.44,02343,5233401600
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.42,832042,83200
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.36,58136,581000
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.700070000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.27,45214,9683,7423,7425,000
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.1,85601,836200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.18,30417,704200200200
Steel Pin or Pin & Hangar Assemblyeach1601600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.68048200
Steel Gusset Plateeach5805800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,24002,24000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2202200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5805800
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.204020400
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.156015600
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach88000
Movable Bearingeach2820800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3052258000
Fixed Bearingeach2020000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.181181000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.2,93402,894400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.14,66011,4603,0002000