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SAWYERS CROSSING over ASHUELOT RIVER

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Coordinates:
+42.88620, -72.28652
42°53'10" N, 72°17'11" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SAWYERS CROSSING over ASHUELOT RIVER
Structure number:025101360014300
Location:1.71MI E JCT NH 10
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:77.1 ft. [23.5 m]
Total length:159.1 ft. [48.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:7.5 ft. [2.3 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1859
Year reconstructed:1996
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:3,649 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:20.1
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$3,142,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018FairSatisfactoryGoodGood364920.1
December 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodGood420018.6
August 2016FairSatisfactoryGoodGood420018.6
October 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodGood420018.6
August 2014GoodGoodGoodGood310021.6
August 2013GoodGoodGoodGood310021.6
August 2012GoodGoodGoodGood310021.6
October 2011GoodGoodGoodGood410018.9
October 2010GoodGoodGoodGood410018.9
October 2009GoodGoodGoodGood410018.9
May 2008GoodGoodGoodGood340020.7
October 2007GoodGoodGoodGood340020.7
October 2006GoodGoodVery GoodGood340020.7
October 2004GoodGoodVery GoodGood220024.0
October 2003GoodGoodGoodGood220024.0
December 2002GoodGoodGoodGood220024.0
November 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood220024.0
February 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood220024.0
March 1999GoodExcellentVery GoodGood220024.0
July 1996GoodExcellentVery GoodGood220024.0
October 1994PoorPoorImminent FailureSatisfactory22000.0
November 1993PoorPoorSeriousSatisfactory22000.0
December 1992PoorFairPoorSatisfactory3000.0
October 1991PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory3004.6