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BEND RD over MERAMEC RVR

This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.

Map

Coordinates:
+38.46111, -90.77284
38°27'40" N, 90°46'22" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BEND RD over MERAMEC RVR
Structure number:15356
Old structure number:F- 72 036 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S 14 T 43 N R 2 E
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:200.1 ft. [61.0 m]
Total length:421.9 ft. [128.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1916
Year reconstructed:1991
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:1,600 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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:2.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$3,304,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017PoorGoodPoorFair16002.0
January 2015PoorGoodSeriousFair16002.0
January 2013PoorGoodPoorFair16002.0
February 2011PoorGoodPoorFair16002.0
February 2009PoorGoodPoorSatisfactory16002.0
February 2007PoorGoodPoorSatisfactory16002.0
February 2005PoorVery GoodPoorSatisfactory16002.0
March 2003FairVery GoodFairSatisfactory160043.0
February 2001FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood160046.8
February 1999FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood100046.7
February 1991PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood50014.1