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ROUTE 197 over ABAGABASSETT RIVER

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Coordinates:
+44.09524, -69.84461
44°05'43" N, 69°50'41" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ROUTE 197 over ABAGABASSETT RIVER
Structure number:2002
Location:1.3 MI E'LY OF I-295
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Total length:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1976
Year reconstructed:2004
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,320 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:91.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
August 2017Good7 out of 10432091.7
October 2015Good7 out of 10411293.1
June 2014Good7 out of 10479993.8
April 2012Good7 out of 10480493.8
July 2010Good7 out of 10490293.7
January 2009Good7 out of 10484493.8
September 2006Good7 out of 10468494.0
January 2005Good7 out of 10421182.7
August 2002Fair5 out of 10372771.5
June 2000Fair5 out of 10417470.9
October 1998Fair5 out of 10406471.0
July 1996Fair5 out of 10363076.2
August 1994Fair6 out of 10339787.3
January 1993Fair6 out of 10291087.4
June 1990Good7 out of 10291094.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Culvert
Steel Culvertlinear ft.143014300