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FETTERS MILL ROAD over PENNYPACK CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.13010, -75.07150
40°07'48" N, 75°04'17" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FETTERS MILL ROAD over PENNYPACK CREEK
Structure number:000000000027999
Old structure number:467046107000270 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.6 Mi NW PA-232 3259-J10
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:82.0 ft. [25.0 m]
Total length:85.0 ft. [25.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:10.5 ft. [3.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1883
Year reconstructed:1998
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:3,280 [as of 2012]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Imminent Failure [1 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:20.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$674,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2018PoorFairImminent FailurePoor328020.0
April 2016PoorFairSeriousPoor32802.0
April 2014PoorFairSeriousPoor32802.0
April 2012PoorFairSeriousPoor32802.0
April 2010PoorFairPoorPoor32802.0
April 2008PoorFairPoorPoor31500.0
February 2006PoorFairPoorPoor31502.0
February 2004PoorFairPoorPoor31502.0
February 2002PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor31503.0
February 2000PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair31503.0
March 1998PoorSatisfactorySeriousFair31501.0
January 1996PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair31501.0
March 1994PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair31503.0
March 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair31506.6
March 1990FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory315024.2