NJ 35 over Manasquan River


+40.10303, -74.05275
40°06'11" N, 74°03'10" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NJ 35 over Manasquan River
Structure number:1506152
Location:1.3mi SE of RT71&35 JCT
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:125.0 ft. [38.1 m]
Total length:1018.1 ft. [310.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:82.4 ft. [25.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:29.5 ft. [9.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1950
Year reconstructed:2009
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Movable - Bascule [16]
Deck type:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:21,487 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:In place but in a deteriorated condition [3]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:80.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryFair2148780.5
January 2015FairGoodSatisfactoryFair2127580.6
January 2013FairGoodGoodFair2565479.9
January 2011FairGoodGoodFair1994480.8
November 2008FairVery GoodGoodFair2910079.3
November 2006PoorPoorFairFair4340065.0
January 2005PoorPoorFairFair4277565.1
October 2002PoorPoorFairFair3380067.5
August 2000PoorPoorFairFair3190067.8
July 1998PoorPoorFairFair3190065.8
May 1996PoorPoorFairFair3190065.8
May 1994PoorPoorFairFair2840070.5
September 1991PoorPoorFairFair2840070.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,2961,564751,6570
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.43,95043,950000
Steel Stringerlinear ft.11,12110,81503060
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.61,10061,100000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.73,67365,5698,10040
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.4,5532,41602,1370
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.40,77040,770000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1852110
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.350350000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1651446150
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.825825000
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.65330534800
Open Grid Decksq. ft.8,5008,494060
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.8,5006,8001,70000
Concrete Filled Grid Decksq. ft.1,8121,812000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,8121,812000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.66011654400
Open Jointlinear ft.165160500
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.8383000
Movable Bearingeach3200320
Fixed Bearingeach3203290
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.2,1612,160010
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.12,2459,2453,00000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.89340149200