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RECREATION TRAIL over ANDROSCOGGIN RIVER

This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.

Map

Coordinates:
+44.48236, -71.16675
44°28'57" N, 71°10'00" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RECREATION TRAIL over ANDROSCOGGIN RIVER
Structure number:002302520007700
Location:0.05 MI JCT NH 16
Purpose:Carries pedestrian/bicycle trail over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:165.0 ft. [50.3 m]
Total length:423.9 ft. [129.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:11.5 ft. [3.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1915
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2008

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Unknown [*]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$2,500,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2008PoorGoodPoorPoor-0.0
September 1998PoorGoodPoorPoor-0.0
April 1990PoorGoodPoorPoor-33.5