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T968 ; SHEEPFORD R over YELLOW BREECHES CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.18490, -76.91190
40°11'06" N, 76°54'43" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:T968 ; SHEEPFORD R over YELLOW BREECHES CREEK
Structure number:000000000038118
Old structure number:667208096832570 (from 1992 edition)
Location:YEL BR/.9S PA TURNPIKE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:111.9 ft. [34.1 m]
Total length:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1887
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Aluminum, Wrought Iron or Cast Iron [9]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:263 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:20.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$675,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017PoorGoodPoorFair26320.5
July 2015PoorGoodPoorFair26320.5
July 2013PoorGoodPoorFair26320.5
October 2011PoorGoodImminent FailureFair12520.8
October 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryFair12522.7
September 2008FairGoodSatisfactoryFair12522.7
October 2007FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair12522.7
October 2005FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair12522.4
September 2004FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair12522.4
October 2003FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair12522.4
October 2002FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair12522.4
October 2001FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair12522.4
April 2000FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair11622.4
October 1999FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory11632.5
October 1998FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory11632.5
November 1997FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory11632.5
December 1995FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory11632.5
October 1994FairExcellentGoodSatisfactory11632.5
December 1993PoorPoorSeriousSatisfactory11618.6
December 1991PoorPoorSeriousSatisfactory11618.6