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TOWER GROVE AVE over BNSF RR

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Coordinates:
+38.62177, -90.25569
38°37'18" N, 90°15'20" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:TOWER GROVE AVE over BNSF RR
Structure number:12819
Location:S 20 T 45 N R 7 E
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Total length:127.0 ft. [38.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:79.4 ft. [24.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1984
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:9,235 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:62.4 tons [56.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:41.6 tons [37.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.4
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$960,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201577.4FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO9235
April 201377.4FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO9235
March 201177.4FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO9235
April 200977.4FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO9235
May 200777.4FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO9235
July 200580.4GoodGoodGoodGoodFO9235
May 200380.5GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO9179
June 200180.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO9179