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WATKINS ROAD over MINGES BROOK

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Coordinates:
+42.26831, -85.22069
42°16'06" N, 85°13'14" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WATKINS ROAD over MINGES BROOK
Structure number:000000000013907
Location:EAST OF HELMER
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:8.9 ft. [2.7 m]
Total length:21.7 ft. [6.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,000 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:61.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
October 2017Fair5 out of 10600061.8
October 2015Fair5 out of 10600061.8