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KINGSHIGHWAY over METROLINK

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Coordinates:
+38.63728, -90.26615
38°38'14" N, 90°15'58" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KINGSHIGHWAY over METROLINK
Structure number:12950
Old structure number:U387525007 115 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S 18 T 45 N R 7 E
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Total length:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:134.8 ft. [41.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1937
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [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: April 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:45,900 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:60.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$903,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2016PoorPoorFairSatisfactory4590060.5
April 2015PoorPoorFairSatisfactory4590060.5
April 2013FairFairFairSatisfactory4590062.6
April 2011FairFairFairSatisfactory4590062.6
April 2009FairFairFairSatisfactory4590062.6
April 2007FairFairFairSatisfactory4590064.7
May 2005GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good4590077.3
May 2003GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good4585875.2
August 2001GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good4585875.2
June 1999GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good4585868.1
June 1991GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good4826071.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.67104472240
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,23101,8513800
Steel Stringerlinear ft.1,56001,4041560
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,890010,5533370
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.9,4706,3133,15700
Substructure
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.6600627330
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.3333000
Bearings
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach3803800
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.4600460