SR 26 over BRANCH


+32.24758, -85.39558
32°14'51" N, 85°23'44" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR 26 over BRANCH
Structure number:000352
Old structure number:000000265700120 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.2 MI E JCT SR 51
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1926
Year reconstructed:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,060 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:16% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Culvert condition:Large spalls, heavy scaling, wide cracks, considerable efflorescence or opened construction joint permitting loss of backfill. Considerable settlement or misalignment. Considerable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection throughout, extensive corrosion or deep pitting. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:72.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$476,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
September 2016Poor4 out of 10106072.6
September 2015Fair5 out of 10106088.7
September 2014Poor4 out of 10106072.6
September 2013Poor4 out of 10127072.5
September 2011Poor4 out of 10141072.4
October 2009Poor4 out of 10135072.4
October 2007Poor4 out of 10136052.7
December 2005Poor4 out of 10135052.7
December 2003Poor4 out of 10139052.7
December 2001Poor4 out of 10139052.7
December 1999Poor4 out of 10144050.5
December 1997Fair5 out of 10144065.9
December 1995Good7 out of 10133071.9
January 1994Good7 out of 10134071.8
January 1992Fair6 out of 10136079.0