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FERRY STREET over QUINNIPIAC RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.31997, -72.89295
41°19'12" N, 72°53'35" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FERRY STREET over QUINNIPIAC RIVER
Structure number:03809
Location:1.2 MI SOUTH JCT I-91 NB
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:124.0 ft. [37.8 m]
Total length:431.1 ft. [131.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1940
Year reconstructed:2008
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Movable - Bascule [16]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,500 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:78.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017FairFairFairSatisfactory750078.2
September 2015FairFairFairSatisfactory721078.2
May 2013FairFairFairSatisfactory721078.2
May 2011FairFairFairSatisfactory721078.2
March 2011FairFairFairSatisfactory700078.2
August 2008FairFairFairSatisfactory700036.7
March 2008PoorPoorCriticalSerious540029.5
October 2004PoorPoorCriticalSerious540029.5
September 2001PoorPoorCriticalSerious540035.0
October 1999PoorFairPoorFair540029.2
September 1997PoorFairPoorFair540029.2
November 1995PoorFairSeriousFair540015.3
November 1993PoorFairSeriousFair540015.3
September 1991PoorFairSeriousFair540015.3