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RI 138 USQUEPAUGRD over USQUEPAUG RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.50248, -71.60773
41°30'09" N, 71°36'28" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RI 138 USQUEPAUGRD over USQUEPAUG RIVER
Structure number:000000000000350
Location:3.0 Mi E of JCT I-95
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
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:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
Year reconstructed:1939
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,628 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:86.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$381,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017Fair-SatisfactoryFair962886.0
September 2015Fair-SatisfactoryFair962886.0
September 2013Fair-SatisfactoryFair1230086.0
October 2011Fair-SatisfactoryFair790053.0
November 2009Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory790093.3
January 2008Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory790093.3
December 2005Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory819893.1
September 2001FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory819894.1
August 1999FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory850091.9
May 1997FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory850093.0
July 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory500099.6
May 1993FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory500099.6
April 1991Good-GoodGood440099.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.30514110
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.88107800
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.88335500
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.98022760