I-240 over I-240 / I-40 RAMP

This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.


+35.15111, -89.88250
35°09'04" N, 89°52'57" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:I-240 over I-240 / I-40 RAMP
Structure number:79I02400121
Location:I-40 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Total length:118.4 ft. [36.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.8 ft. [16.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Skew angle:11°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:135,240 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:58.4 tons [53.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:89.6

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201589.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-135240
February 201389.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-146510
March 201188.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-153740
April 200989.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-163320
June 200788.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-157530
August 200587.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-153780
August 200387.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-149390
September 200187.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-153710
January 200088.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-139200
December 199762.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO127700
September 199562.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO127700
August 199362.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO113370
November 199157.0PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactorySD94510