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HOWARD RD over ABBOTT RUN

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Coordinates:
+41.95552, -71.38748
41°57'20" N, 71°23'15" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:HOWARD RD over ABBOTT RUN
Structure number:000000000004590
Location:0.9 Mi S of JCT RI 114
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Total length:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:18.4 ft. [5.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Owner:Town or Township Highway Agency [03]
Year built:1886
Year reconstructed:1999
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:4,300 [as of 2008]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Critical [2 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:10.4
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$2,376,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018PoorPoorCriticalFair430010.4
August 2016PoorPoorPoorFair43006.2
August 2014PoorFairPoorFair430012.4
September 2012PoorFairPoorFair430012.4
September 2010PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair430017.1
October 2008FairSatisfactoryFairFair430028.2
December 2006FairSatisfactoryFairFair472822.7
August 2004PoorSeriousPoorFair47282.0
October 2002PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair472816.6
June 2000PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair472816.6
May 1998PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair430017.1
May 1996PoorPoorPoorFair90017.2
May 1995PoorPoorPoorFair90017.6
June 1994PoorPoorPoorFair90017.6
May 1993PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory90017.6
May 1992PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory90019.0
October 1991FairFairFairSatisfactory90024.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Timber Stringerlinear ft.65916428918719
Steel Trusslinear ft.116041120
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,20000300900
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.82004141
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.575000575
Steel Gusset Plateeach24012012
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.100002575
Substructure
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.4400440
Deck
Timber Decksq. ft.1,240076880392
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach20200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.40400
Fixed Bearingeach20200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.40400
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.118011440
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.236000236