US 169 N over BNSF RR


+39.15561, -94.58801
39°09'20" N, 94°35'17" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 169 N over BNSF RR
Structure number:3800
Old structure number:A4642 3 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S 11 T 50 N R 33 W
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:115.2 ft. [35.1 m]
Total length:831.1 ft. [253.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:30.2 ft. [9.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1956
Year reconstructed:1990
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
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:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,973 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:71.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2016FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2097371.8
September 2014FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2036276.6
September 2012FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2171476.5
December 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1725176.6
June 2008GoodGoodGoodVery Good1708376.6
January 2007GoodGoodGoodVery Good1845876.6
December 2005GoodGoodGoodVery Good1641176.7
March 2004GoodGoodGoodVery Good1659374.6
February 2002GoodGoodGoodVery Good1900873.5
October 1999GoodGoodGoodVery Good1894972.4
October 1998GoodGoodGoodVery Good1894972.4
December 1997GoodGoodGoodVery Good1894972.4
November 1995FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1515076.6
November 1994FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1485076.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.4,2854,104549532
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.36,71335,34452681,249
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.27,28427,2107400
Reinforced Concrete Columneach6655830
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.6060000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.117117000
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.241241000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.59852331440
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,4361,436000
Compression Jointlinear ft.8282000
Open Jointlinear ft.27517510000
Movable Bearingeach6949569
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6959154
Fixed Bearingeach5145510
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5146500
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,7861,07171401