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BEAR SWAMP ROAD over RAMAPO RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.06557, -74.20785
41°03'56" N, 74°12'28" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BEAR SWAMP ROAD over RAMAPO RIVER
Structure number:020033A
Location:0.1 MI W OF U.S. RT. 202
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Total length:106.0 ft. [32.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1888
Year reconstructed:2010
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Steel plate (includes orthotropic) [5]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:456 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:60.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$2,102,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2016GoodVery GoodGoodGood45660.2
May 2014GoodVery GoodGoodGood44759.1
May 2012PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor43815.4
May 2010PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor43029.5
June 2008PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor42229.5
April 2006PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor40629.6
January 2004PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor40629.6
November 2001FairSatisfactoryFairFair39045.8
November 1999FairSatisfactoryFairFair39045.8
September 1997FairGoodFairFair38045.8
August 1995FairGoodFairSatisfactory45035.6
May 1993FairGoodFairSatisfactory45035.6
April 1993FairGoodFairSatisfactory45035.6
April 1991FairGoodFairSatisfactory45035.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Stringerlinear ft.700700000
Steel Trusslinear ft.200200000
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.135135000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.4040000
Deck
Corrugated or Orthotropic Decksq. ft.1,2721,272000
Joints
Open Jointlinear ft.2424000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach22000
Fixed Bearingeach22000