ALLENS BRIDGE RD over Erie Canal Trail, ERIE C


+43.25142, -78.26786
43°15'05" N, 78°16'04" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ALLENS BRIDGE RD over Erie Canal Trail, ERIE C
Structure number:000000004445160
Location:3.8MI W JCT BARGE C+RTE98
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:148.0 ft. [45.1 m]
Total length:189.0 ft. [57.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:13.8 ft. [4.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:3277.7 ft. [999.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1909
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:82 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:38.4
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$3,376,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairFairFairSatisfactory8238.4
October 2017FairFairFairSatisfactory8515.7
October 2016PoorFairPoorPoor9219.5
November 2015PoorFairPoorPoor9415.6
December 2014PoorFairPoorPoor9415.6
August 2013PoorFairPoorPoor11023.5
October 2012PoorGoodPoorSerious11016.8
October 2011PoorGoodPoorPoor11016.8
October 2010PoorGoodPoorPoor11116.8
September 2009PoorGoodPoorPoor11029.7
August 2008PoorGoodPoorPoor11029.7
October 2007PoorGoodPoorPoor11030.7
November 2006PoorGoodFairPoor11530.7
August 2005PoorGoodFairPoor11130.7
June 2004PoorGoodFairPoor11130.7
December 2003PoorGoodFairPoor11130.7
July 2002PoorGoodFairPoor11130.7
September 2001PoorGoodFairPoor11130.7
January 2001Fair-FairFair85157.0
June 2000PoorGoodFairPoor10030.7
June 1999PoorGoodFairSerious10017.9
August 1998PoorVery GoodSatisfactorySerious10017.9
May 1997PoorGoodFairSerious10017.9
June 1996PoorSatisfactorySeriousSerious5017.9
June 1995PoorSatisfactorySeriousSerious5017.9
December 1994PoorSatisfactorySeriousSerious5017.9
August 1993PoorSatisfactorySeriousSerious5017.9
October 1992PoorSatisfactorySeriousSerious5017.9
May 1991PoorFairSeriousSerious5016.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Stringerlinear ft.1,036768581002
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,654761,7511,462365
Steel Trusslinear ft.296029600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,66504,4322330
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.1598853126
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,02109091075
Steel Gusset Plateeach32141800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6406400
Reinforced Concrete Columneach80080
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.50015350
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.80040040
Open Grid Decksq. ft.2,48201,8626200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,48202,18424850
Other Jointlinear ft.3403220
Movable Bearingeach20020
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.20020
Fixed Bearingeach60600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.60060
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.3803621080
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,3621,42993300
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.66003303300
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.592592000