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Res Rd over TENNESSEE RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.80000, -87.62500
34°47'60" N, 87°37'30" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Res Rd over TENNESSEE RIVER
Structure number:000001331700710
Location:ON WILSON DAM
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:153.9 ft. [46.9 m]
Total length:4962.2 ft. [1512.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:55.8 ft. [17.0 m]
Owner:Tennessee Valley Authority [67]
Year built:1924
Year reconstructed:1958
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:8
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,620 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:61.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$45,000,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018FairFairFairFair362061.3
June 2016FairFairFairFair362061.3
July 2014FairFairFairFair200055.6
June 2012FairFairSatisfactoryFair200055.6
June 2010FairFairSatisfactoryFair200055.6
June 2008FairFairSatisfactoryFair500054.0
June 2006FairFairSatisfactoryFair1600050.0
June 2004FairFairSatisfactoryFair1506048.5
June 2002FairFairSatisfactoryVery Good1091062.9
August 2000FairFairSatisfactoryVery Good1631060.6
March 1998FairFairSatisfactoryVery Good1631060.6
August 1996FairFairSatisfactoryVery Good1467061.3
June 1994FairFairSatisfactoryVery Good1467060.9
July 1990FairFairSatisfactoryVery Good1251061.9