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MEADOWS ROAD over SAUCON CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.56560, -75.34030
40°33'56" N, 75°20'25" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MEADOWS ROAD over SAUCON CREEK
Structure number:000000000028854
Old structure number:487210037690150 (from 1992 edition)
Location:JUST WEST OF PA 412
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Total length:102.0 ft. [31.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1858
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Masonry [8]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:350 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Critical [2 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:21.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2018Poor-CriticalPoor35021.6
April 2016Poor-PoorFair35021.8
April 2014Poor-PoorFair35021.8
April 2013Poor-PoorFair35021.8
April 2012Poor-PoorFair35021.8
April 2010Poor-PoorFair15023.9
June 2008Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory15048.6
November 2005Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory15047.3
November 2003Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory15047.3
November 2001Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory15047.3
December 1999Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory15047.3
December 1997Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory15039.1
October 1996FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory15039.1
December 1995FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory15045.3
December 1993FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory15045.3
January 1992FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory15045.3
January 1990FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory15045.3