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MERCHANT ST over BIG SEWICKLEY CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.57960, -80.22080
40°34'47" N, 80°13'15" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MERCHANT ST over BIG SEWICKLEY CREEK
Structure number:000000000003893
Old structure number:047402000010010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:402001 AMBR-LEETSDALELINE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Total length:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1827
Year reconstructed:2004
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Masonry [8]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,000 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:87.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory200087.9
March 2015Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory200087.9
March 2013Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory200095.0
March 2011Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory200095.0
November 2010Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory200082.7
November 2008Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory200082.7
February 2007Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory200095.0
November 2006Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory200035.1
November 2004Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory200095.0
November 2002Fair-FairSatisfactory200286.7
November 2000Fair-FairSatisfactory200087.7
October 1998Fair-FairSatisfactory200087.7
October 1996Fair-FairSatisfactory200087.7
December 1994Fair-FairSatisfactory200088.7
January 1993Fair-FairSatisfactory200088.7
August 1990Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory200099.7