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BUFFENMEYER ROAD over NS RR MAINLINE

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Coordinates:
+40.31230, -79.45970
40°18'44" N, 79°27'35" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BUFFENMEYER ROAD over NS RR MAINLINE
Structure number:000000000036969
Old structure number:647217069983170 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1 MI N OF MT VIEW SCHOOL
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:92.9 ft. [28.3 m]
Total length:92.9 ft. [28.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:Railroad [27]
Year built:1906
Year reconstructed:1994
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:200 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:13.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$186,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017PoorSatisfactorySeriousSatisfactory20013.8
October 2015PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory20015.9
October 2013PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory20015.9
October 2011PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory20022.7
October 2010PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory20022.7
October 2009FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory20038.2
October 2008FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory20038.2
October 2007FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory20038.2
October 2005FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory20041.0
October 2003FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory20042.0
October 2001FairSatisfactoryFairGood20045.8
October 1999FairSatisfactoryFairGood5055.0
October 1997FairSatisfactoryFairGood5053.0
December 1994GoodVery GoodGoodGood5049.0