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COVERED BRIDGE RD. over BEAN BLOSSOM CREEK

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Coordinates:
+39.26088, -86.25526
39°15'39" N, 86°15'19" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:COVERED BRIDGE RD. over BEAN BLOSSOM CREEK
Structure number:0700036
Location:00.70 MI. S. OF SR 45
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:104.0 ft. [31.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:11.5 ft. [3.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:11.5 ft. [3.5 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1880
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Wood or timber [7]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:50 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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:15.4
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$150,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018PoorSatisfactorySeriousSatisfactory5015.4
October 2017PoorSatisfactorySeriousSatisfactory5015.4
October 2016PoorSatisfactorySeriousSatisfactory3815.6
October 2015PoorSatisfactorySeriousSatisfactory3815.6
December 2013PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory3815.6
December 2011PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory3815.6
December 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3425.3
November 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3425.3
November 2005FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3025.3
December 2003GoodGoodGoodGood3025.3
December 2001GoodGoodGoodGood3025.3
December 1999GoodGoodGoodGood3025.3
December 1997PoorGoodPoorGood300.0
April 1996PoorGoodPoorGood300.0
March 1994PoorGoodPoorGood300.0
May 1992PoorGoodPoorGood300.0
July 1990PoorGoodPoorGood1000.0