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Matinicus Ferry Te over Old Cove

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Coordinates:
+43.86521, -68.88518
43°51'55" N, 68°53'07" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Matinicus Ferry Te over Old Cove
Structure number:6350
Location:Atlantic Ocean
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Total length:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2012
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Movable - Lift [15]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:82 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:62.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair8262.2
December 2016PoorPoorGoodFair8164.2
June 2013PoorPoorGoodFair8170.1