Massasoit Avenue over Barrington River


+41.74972, -71.31750
41°44'59" N, 71°19'03" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Massasoit Avenue over Barrington River
Structure number:000000000001825
Location:0.05 Mi E of RI 103
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:65.6 ft. [20.0 m]
Total length:328.1 ft. [100.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2016
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,364 [as of 2002]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:79.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018GoodGoodGoodGood1036479.5
October 2016GoodGoodVery GoodGood1036479.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.4,5574,5174000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.18,69618,696000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.18,69616,1162,58000
Prestressed Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.18,69618,32637000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.114114000
Steel Pileeach4414300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5,8525,8080044
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.244244000
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,7103,710000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.8682400
Elastomeric Bearingeach1409436100
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.656656000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,2644,05021400