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TR 257 over WABASH RIVER

This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.

Map

Coordinates:
+38.60238, -87.63698
38°36'09" N, 87°38'13" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TR 257 over WABASH RIVER
Structure number:000051600843026
Location:ST. FRANCISVILLE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Tolls:Yes [1]
Length of largest span:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Total length:1054.2 ft. [321.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:11.5 ft. [3.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1906
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:77
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2012

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:800 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:17.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$4,933,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2012PoorPoorSatisfactorySerious80017.9
May 2010PoorPoorPoorSerious75018.4
May 2008PoorPoorPoorPoor80040.0