RI 138 over THIRD ST


+41.50016, -71.31973
41°30'01" N, 71°19'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RI 138 over THIRD ST
Structure number:000000000009030
Location:0.5 Mi S of JCT RI 214
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:86.0 ft. [26.2 m]
Total length:91.5 ft. [27.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:73.5 ft. [22.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:22°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,743 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:68.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,935,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018FairSatisfactoryFairFair2874368.0
December 2016FairSatisfactoryFairFair2874363.3
February 2015FairSatisfactoryFairFair2670063.3
February 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2670075.2
March 2011FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2670075.3
March 2009FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2670082.5
February 2007FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2300082.5
July 2004FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2300082.5
September 2002FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2300071.5
September 2000FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2300082.5
July 1998FairGoodFairSatisfactory2300071.5
June 1996FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1770094.3
July 1994FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1770089.4
June 1992FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1770094.0
April 1990FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1770094.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.87681640200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,5129,712400200200
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.6,7226,501151700
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.5,4883,5851,3006030
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1618655200
Pourable Jointlinear ft.130814810
Movable Bearingeach102440
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2021062
Fixed Bearingeach109100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2021242
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.1831592040