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LOUDEN HEIGHTS RD. over FORK OF PORTERS HOLLOW

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Coordinates:
+38.33423, -81.64415
38°20'03" N, 81°38'39" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LOUDEN HEIGHTS RD. over FORK OF PORTERS HOLLOW
Structure number:00000000020A909
Location:1.40 MI S OF WV 61 F
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:86.9 ft. [26.5 m]
Total length:181.1 ft. [55.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1924
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,500 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Sufficiency rating:43.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,500,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017PoorPoorFairFair250043.0
February 2015PoorPoorFairFair250043.0
February 2013FairFairFairFair250053.1
February 2011Poor-PoorFair250040.3
February 2009Poor-PoorFair250040.3
February 2007Fair-FairFair250053.8
March 2005Fair-FairFair250053.8
March 2003Fair-FairFair250053.8
February 2001Fair-FairFair250054.8
March 1999Fair-FairFair250054.8
June 1997Fair-FairFair250054.8
June 1995Fair-FairFair250054.7
July 1993Fair-FairFair250048.4
July 1991Fair-FairFair250048.4