+33.86920, -87.30750
33°52'09" N, 87°18'27" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:AL 5 over TOWN CREEK
Structure number:005458
Old structure number:000000046401650 (from 1992 edition)
Location:AL 5 * TOWN CREEK
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1956
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,610 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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: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:82.4
Estimated cost of work:$1,135,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
October 2017Fair6 out of 10561082.4
October 2016Fair6 out of 10561082.4
October 2014Fair6 out of 10561082.4
December 2012Fair6 out of 10618082.3
December 2010Good7 out of 10611082.3
December 2008Good7 out of 10683060.4
December 2006Fair6 out of 10767060.3
December 2004Fair6 out of 10767059.2
December 2002Good7 out of 101064059.8
January 2001Fair6 out of 101079061.8
February 1999Fair6 out of 10914061.5
February 1997Fair6 out of 10914061.3
February 1995Fair6 out of 10775061.5
January 1993Good7 out of 10770058.5
January 1991Fair6 out of 10796063.7