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HODGENS BRIDGE over BUFFALO CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.16570, -80.37950
40°09'57" N, 80°22'46" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:HODGENS BRIDGE over BUFFALO CREEK
Structure number:000000000035246
Old structure number:627202047640290 (from 1992 edition)
Location:NEAR SR 221 INTERSECTION
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Total length:103.0 ft. [31.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:13.8 ft. [4.2 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1889
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:60 [as of 1990]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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 assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:21.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$107,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor6021.9
April 2015PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor6017.8
April 2013PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor6017.8
April 2011PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor6017.8
April 2009PoorFairCriticalFair6016.6
April 2007PoorFairSeriousFair6020.9
April 2005PoorFairSeriousFair6020.9
June 2003PoorFairPoorSatisfactory6022.9
June 2001PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory6022.9
June 1999FairFairFairSatisfactory6025.8
June 1997FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory6023.8
July 1995FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory6040.2
August 1993FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory6032.3
July 1991FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory6021.9