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TOWPATH Rd over EEL RIVER

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Coordinates:
+39.33587, -87.11342
39°20'09" N, 87°06'48" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TOWPATH Rd over EEL RIVER
Structure number:1100175
Location:00.10 E of 25 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:201.8 ft. [61.5 m]
Total length:206.0 ft. [62.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:18.4 ft. [5.6 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:17.7 ft. [5.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:122 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Imminent Failure [1 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Imminent Failure [1 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:16.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017PoorImminent FailureImminent FailurePoor12216.5
September 2016PoorImminent FailureImminent FailurePoor12216.5
September 2014PoorImminent FailureImminent FailurePoor12216.5
October 2012PoorImminent FailureImminent FailurePoor11916.5
October 2010PoorImminent FailureImminent FailurePoor11116.6
September 2008PoorImminent FailureImminent FailurePoor11116.6
August 2006PoorImminent FailureImminent FailurePoor11116.6
January 2003PoorCriticalImminent FailureFair10516.6
March 2000PoorCriticalImminent FailureFair-32.0
July 1998PoorCriticalImminent FailureFair-32.0
March 1996PoorCriticalImminent FailureFair-32.0
May 1994PoorCriticalCriticalFair-32.0
April 1992PoorSeriousCriticalFair-32.0
April 1990PoorPoorCriticalSatisfactory20026.8