US 46 over MCBRIDE AVENUE (CR 639)


+40.88928, -74.21890
40°53'21" N, 74°13'08" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 46 over MCBRIDE AVENUE (CR 639)
Structure number:1606159
Location:2.2 MILES WEST OF RT 3
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:62.0 ft. [18.9 m]
Total length:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:107.6 ft. [32.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:119.1 ft. [36.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1939
Year reconstructed:1997
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:144,927 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:84.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory14492784.3
May 2015FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory12586386.1
May 2013FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory13800084.9
June 2011FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory13585085.1
June 2009FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory13317185.4
June 2007FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory12800085.9
June 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood13348086.3
June 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood7139092.2
June 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood7139092.2
July 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood6864091.6
April 1997PoorSeriousPoorSatisfactory6600051.7
October 1994PoorSeriousPoorSatisfactory6160054.4
September 1992PoorSeriousFairSatisfactory6160043.4
November 1990PoorSeriousFairSatisfactory11530037.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.990990000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.8,2788,278000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.7,8547,854000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2421667420
Compression Jointlinear ft.241024100
Pot Bearingeach3026400
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.198196200