+40.91724, -87.82054
40°55'02" N, 87°49'14" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TR 49 B over PRAIRIE CR
Structure number:038323000000000
Old structure number:000038323009029 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.5 MI E. L'RABLE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:50.5 ft. [15.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:Town or Township Highway Agency [03]
Year built:1904
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:25 [as of 2013]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:27.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$107,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017PoorGoodPoorPoor2527.2
September 2015PoorGoodPoorPoor2527.2
September 2013PoorGoodPoorPoor2527.2
September 2011PoorGoodPoorPoor5027.2
September 2009PoorGoodPoorPoor5027.2
September 2007PoorGoodPoorPoor5927.2
September 2005PoorGoodPoorPoor5927.2
September 2003PoorGoodPoorPoor5927.2
July 2001PoorGoodFairPoor2527.2
June 1999PoorGoodFairPoor2527.2
April 1997PoorGoodSatisfactoryPoor2527.2
April 1995PoorGoodSatisfactoryPoor2527.4
April 1993PoorVery GoodSatisfactoryPoor2526.4