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CONTINENTAL AVE over TRINITY RIVER

This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.

Map

Coordinates:
+32.78078, -96.82285
32°46'51" N, 96°49'22" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CONTINENTAL AVE over TRINITY RIVER
Structure number:1805709C5810007
Location:0.4 MI W INDUSTRIAL BLVD
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Total length:2120.2 ft. [646.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.4 ft. [12.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1930
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2013

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:New structure not yet open to traffic [G]
Average daily traffic:17,900 [as of 2007]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:55.0
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$206,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2013FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1790055.0
September 2011FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1790055.0
August 2009FairSatisfactoryFairFair1790055.3
August 2007FairSatisfactoryFairFair1790053.1
August 2005FairSatisfactoryFairFair1790056.1
September 2003FairSatisfactoryFairFair1790041.0
October 2001PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor179007.0
July 2000FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1672010.8
September 1998FairFairFairSatisfactory1111011.3
February 1996FairFairFairSatisfactory1111049.7