US 209(LR 162) over PANTHER CREEK


+40.79753, -75.96503
40°47'51" N, 75°57'54" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 209(LR 162) over PANTHER CREEK
Structure number:000000000030657
Old structure number:530209089016140 (from 1992 edition)
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1902
Year reconstructed:1933
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Masonry [8]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,714 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:83.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairFairFairFair571483.7
April 2015FairFairFairFair573283.7
April 2013FairFairFairFair641283.7
April 2011FairFairFairFair631483.7
September 2009FairFairFairFair629783.7
August 2009FairFairFairFair629783.7
August 2007FairFairFairFair645183.6
July 2006FairFairFairFair638783.7
August 2005FairFairFairFair746383.2
August 2003FairFairFairFair736083.2
August 2001FairFairFairFair699483.2
October 1999FairFairFairFair742383.2
October 1997Fair-FairFair724284.2
November 1995Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory899895.3
December 1993Good-GoodGood662995.5
March 1992Good-GoodGood653795.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1042650280
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Masonry Archlinear ft.2502500
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.190019000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4136500