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REC. AREA ROAD over CHEAHA CREEK

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Coordinates:
+33.45942, -85.84075
33°27'34" N, 85°50'27" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:REC. AREA ROAD over CHEAHA CREEK
Structure number:006112
Old structure number:000000001400960 (from 1992 edition)
Location:9.6 MI N OF S PARK BDRY.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:State Park, Forest, or Reservation Agency [11]
Year built:1958
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:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:225 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Operating rating:32.1 tons [29.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:19.2 tons [17.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:39.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$191,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
December 201539.0PoorGoodFairPoorSD225
November 201439.0PoorGoodFairPoorSD225
November 201339.0PoorGoodFairPoorSD225
September 201244.2FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFairFO225
September 201144.2FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFairFO225
August 201044.2FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFairFO225
August 200944.2FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFairFO225
August 200744.2FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFairFO225
May 200544.2FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFairFO225
March 200344.2FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFairFO225
March 200144.2FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFairFO225
June 199744.2FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFairFO225
June 199561.0FairVery GoodFairFairFO225
June 199360.0FairGoodSatisfactoryFairFO225
May 199261.0FairGoodSatisfactoryFairFO150
June 199150.1FairFairGoodSatisfactoryFO150