Cousins Street over CASCO BAY


+43.77477, -70.14911
43°46'29" N, 70°08'57" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Cousins Street over CASCO BAY
Structure number:5635
Location:1.6 MI S JCT RTE 88
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:59.1 ft. [18.0 m]
Total length:1999.1 ft. [609.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1955
Year reconstructed:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:33
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,240 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:58.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory224058.0
October 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory229761.0
October 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory225061.0
July 2012FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory220561.0
October 2010FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory225061.0
January 2009FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory245961.0
December 2005FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory266061.0
August 2003FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory312561.0
May 2001FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory308261.0
August 1999FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory301661.0
May 1997FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory292261.0
January 1996FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood281961.0
July 1993FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good271255.8
June 1991FairFairSatisfactoryFair263347.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.7,9966,3168808000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.7,9966,3160880800
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.53,97348,5765,39700
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.54173250
Steel Pileeach1400112280
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1400011228
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.86434651800
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.21619411110
Compression Jointlinear ft.2700270
Movable Bearingeach132923730
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.132920373
Fixed Bearingeach132923730
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.132920373
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.3,9183,8388000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,9183,918000