MORTON Rd over Branch of OWL Creek


+39.75203, -86.92767
39°45'07" N, 86°55'40" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MORTON Rd over Branch of OWL Creek
Structure number:6700072
Location:00.70 SE of US 36
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:50.5 ft. [15.4 m]
Total length:59.1 ft. [18.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:18.4 ft. [5.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1922
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:219 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:62.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$673,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory21962.7
March 2015Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory21962.7
March 2013Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory20660.9
April 2011Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory20659.8
March 2009Poor---20030.5
May 2007Poor---20030.5
March 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory19955.5
April 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory19255.5
July 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory17655.7
December 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory17655.5
June 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory16754.5
March 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10060.1
December 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10060.1
January 1990FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10060.1