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US 78 over RAM HORN BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+33.58012, -86.41008
33°34'48" N, 86°24'36" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 78 over RAM HORN BRANCH
Structure number:000596
Old structure number:000000045800780 (from 1992 edition)
Location:US 78 * RAM HORN BRANCH
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1929
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,270 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:99.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$374,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
October 2016Fair6 out of 10127099.9
November 2014Good7 out of 10127096.9
November 2012Fair6 out of 10129596.9
December 2010Fair6 out of 10136098.9
December 2008Fair6 out of 10140062.3
December 2006Good7 out of 10140062.3
December 2004Good7 out of 10134062.3
December 2002Good7 out of 10117062.4
January 2001Good7 out of 10318063.0
February 1999Good7 out of 10117063.4
February 1997Good7 out of 1095062.2
February 1995Good7 out of 1075062.2
February 1993Good7 out of 1073059.2
January 1991Good7 out of 1068066.3