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HILL ST over PAWTUXET RIVER N BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+41.73052, -71.54646
41°43'50" N, 71°32'47" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:HILL ST over PAWTUXET RIVER N BRANCH
Structure number:000000000008420
Location:0.1 Mi S of JCT Main St
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:127.0 ft. [38.7 m]
Total length:132.9 ft. [40.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Owner:Town or Township Highway Agency [03]
Year built:1888
Year reconstructed:1998
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Main span material:Aluminum, Wrought Iron or Cast Iron [9]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:910 [as of 1999]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
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:23.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$755,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor91023.7
September 2016PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor91023.7
October 2015PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor91023.7
October 2013PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor91023.7
October 2011PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor91023.7
November 2009PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor91026.9
November 2007PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor91026.9
April 2006PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor91026.9
January 2004PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor91018.6
February 2002PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor91018.5
January 2000PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor100018.4
September 1997PoorSeriousFairPoor100013.0
October 1995PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor120018.5
September 1994PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor120018.5
February 1994PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor120018.5
January 1992PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor120020.0
September 1990FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory120033.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Timber Stringerlinear ft.1,5101,29921100
Steel Trusslinear ft.2560205501
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,2321,340223223446
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.140083552
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.84070606767
Substructure
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.5601550
Deck
Timber Decksq. ft.2,39402,39400
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach20200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.84220
Fixed Bearingeach20200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.84220
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.260106644050
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,0801,040312312416