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MD 244 over POPLAR HILL CREEK

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Coordinates:
+38.22262, -76.56946
38°13'21" N, 76°34'10" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MD 244 over POPLAR HILL CREEK
Structure number:100000180024010
Location:0.16 M W OF TOWER HILL RD
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.5 ft. [9.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1938
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,190 [as of 2009]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
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:79.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$46,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory219079.7
November 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory219079.7
October 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory219079.7
August 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory219079.7
April 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory271079.4
January 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory182581.9
January 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory182581.9
January 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory157582.1
January 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory157582.1
January 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory157582.1
January 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory157582.1
January 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory180079.0
November 1993PoorGoodGoodPoor180051.3
December 1991FairGoodVery GoodFair180067.8