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TR 257 over WABASH RIVER

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Coordinates:
+38.60505, -87.62764
38°36'18" N, 87°37'40" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TR 257 over WABASH RIVER
Structure number:051600900000000
Location:ST. FRANCISVILLE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Tolls:Yes [1]
Length of largest span:157.2 ft. [47.9 m]
Total length:1441.0 ft. [439.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:11.5 ft. [3.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1906
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:18
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans 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:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:750 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:42.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$6,744,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018PoorFairPoorFair75042.6
July 2016PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair75043.6
May 2016PoorPoorPoorFair75040.3
May 2014PoorPoorPoorFair80040.0