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BETSY TOWER ROAD over BETSY RIVER

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Coordinates:
+46.67299, -85.23395
46°40'23" N, 85°14'02" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BETSY TOWER ROAD over BETSY RIVER
Structure number:000000000001669
Old structure number:17316D00005B010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:15 MI NW OF PARADISE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:29.2 ft. [8.9 m]
Total length:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:2004
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10 [as of 2005]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:88.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017GoodVery GoodGoodGood1088.4
June 2015GoodVery GoodGoodGood1088.4
June 2013GoodVery GoodGoodGood1088.4
June 2011GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good1040.7
June 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1040.7
May 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1040.7
June 2005GoodVery GoodVery Good-1040.7
June 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactory-1033.1
June 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactory-1033.1
June 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactory-1033.1
June 1997PoorGoodGoodCritical1033.2
June 1995PoorGoodVery GoodSerious1033.2
June 1993PoorPoorVery GoodSerious1030.1
June 1991PoorPoorVery GoodSerious1041.2