+39.95925, -92.84909
39°57'33" N, 92°50'57" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RT J E over MUSSEL FK
Structure number:6868
Old structure number:N 251 1 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S 6 T 59 N R 17 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:173.9 ft. [53.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Skew angle:46°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:139 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:39.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$968,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017PoorSeriousFairSatisfactory13939.6
April 2015PoorSeriousPoorSatisfactory17830.0
September 2014PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory17432.4
September 2013PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory14232.9
September 2012PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory14432.8
September 2011PoorPoorPoorFair14432.8
September 2010PoorPoorPoorFair15432.7
October 2009PoorPoorPoorFair15232.7
November 2008PoorPoorPoorGood16232.6
December 2007PoorPoorPoorGood16432.5
January 2007PoorPoorGoodGood16243.6
December 2005PoorPoorGoodGood20843.3
October 2004PoorPoorGoodGood21443.2
December 2003PoorPoorGoodGood21443.2
December 2002PoorPoorGoodGood18843.4
January 2002FairFairGoodGood18846.5
November 1999FairFairGoodGood12040.3
December 1998FairFairGoodGood12040.3
October 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood12041.4
October 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood8648.3
November 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good8648.3
October 1994FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good8248.3
December 1993FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good9548.2
September 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good9548.2
October 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good9048.3