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COUNTY ROUTE 46 over ELK RIVER

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Coordinates:
+38.53614, -81.03413
38°32'10" N, 81°02'03" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:COUNTY ROUTE 46 over ELK RIVER
Structure number:00000000008A068
Location:0.01 MI S OF WV 4
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:163.4 ft. [49.8 m]
Total length:338.6 ft. [103.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:13.8 ft. [4.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1939
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:1,017 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$4,000,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017PoorSeriousSeriousFair10170.0
October 2015PoorSeriousSeriousFair9506.5
October 2013PoorSeriousSeriousFair4006.5
August 2012PoorPoorPoorFair40019.6
August 2011PoorPoorFairFair40039.4
August 2010PoorPoorFairFair100029.5
August 2009PoorPoorFairFair100029.5
August 2008PoorPoorFairFair100029.5
August 2007PoorPoorFairFair100029.5
August 2006PoorPoorFairFair100029.5
August 2005PoorPoorFairFair110029.5
August 2004PoorPoorFairFair110029.5
August 2003PoorPoorFairFair110029.5
September 2002PoorPoorFairFair80031.5
August 2000PoorPoorFairFair80031.5
July 1998PoorPoorFairFair60032.0
July 1996PoorPoorFairFair60043.5
August 1994PoorPoorFairFair65042.9
August 1992PoorPoorFairFair55044.2
September 1990FairFairSatisfactoryFair55047.2