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NJ 47 over MENANTICO CREEK

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Coordinates:
+39.34274, -75.00714
39°20'34" N, 75°00'26" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NJ 47 over MENANTICO CREEK
Structure number:0601152
Location:1.0 MI N OF NJ 55&47 JUNC
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:142.1 ft. [43.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1925
Year reconstructed:1960
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,950 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 but in a deteriorated condition [3]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:54.4
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$3,803,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017PoorFairPoorPoor295054.4
October 2015PoorFairFairPoor291754.4
October 2013PoorFairFairPoor286054.5
October 2011PoorFairFairPoor280249.2
November 2009PoorFairFairPoor269557.9
October 2007PoorFairFairPoor269557.9
October 2005PoorFairFairPoor269557.9
October 2003PoorFairFairPoor930043.3
September 2001PoorFairFairPoor307050.9
September 1999PoorFairFairPoor307048.9
June 1997PoorFairFairPoor333048.7
July 1995FairFairFairFair360048.3
July 1993FairFairFairFair270059.4
April 1991FairFairFairFair270059.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.56903692000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,4252,72550015050
Steel Stringerlinear ft.2,1005631,000350187
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.7,3554,1052,000750500
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.1,7087917301852
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,5671,192360132
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.4911412001500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,8502,2501,000350250
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.84010740
Other Material Abutmentlinear ft.84425550
Deck
Open Grid Decksq. ft.2,8041,2441,550100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,804002,8040
Joints
Open Jointlinear ft.68432050
Bearings
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach90900
Other Bearingeach70700
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.182182000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.102036660