+40.60109, -86.52515
40°36'04" N, 86°31'31" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MERIDIAN Rd over DEER Creek
Structure number:0800064
Location:00.31 S of SR 218
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:109.3 ft. [33.3 m]
Total length:124.0 ft. [37.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1930
Year reconstructed:2007
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:187 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:82.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory18782.5
June 2015FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory18782.5
June 2013FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory18782.5
June 2011FairGoodGoodSatisfactory18782.3
July 2009FairGoodGoodSatisfactory18082.3
August 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory18082.3
October 2005PoorGoodPoorSatisfactory17647.8
May 2003FairGoodFairSatisfactory17563.8
May 2001FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory16774.9
March 1999FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory16775.2
February 1997FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory16774.9
October 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory70052.3
December 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory70052.3
March 1991FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory70058.3