RI 138 over Wildlife Passage


+41.52627, -71.37270
41°31'35" N, 71°22'22" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RI 138 over Wildlife Passage
Structure number:000000000009110
Location:3.8 Mi E Jct US1A/RI138
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:82.7 ft. [25.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:109.6 ft. [33.4 m]
Owner:State Toll Authority [31]
Year built:1994
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
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: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:26,700 [as of 2006]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:95.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018Good-GoodGood2670095.3
May 2016Good-GoodGood2670095.3
May 2014Good-GoodGood2670095.3
June 2012Good-GoodGood2670095.3
June 2010Good-GoodGood2670092.7
June 2008Good-GoodGood2670093.7
June 2006Good-GoodGood1500096.5
September 2003Fair-SatisfactoryGood1500096.5
December 2001Fair-SatisfactoryGood1500096.5
December 1999Good-GoodGood1500094.5
September 1997Good-GoodGood1500094.5
November 1995Good-GoodGood1740096.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.5705501730
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2201625350
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.9191000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3643491500