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US 72; SR 2 over MERIDIAN STREET

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Coordinates:
+34.76133, -86.57506
34°45'41" N, 86°34'30" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:US 72; SR 2 over MERIDIAN STREET
Structure number:006545
Location:0.1 MI W JCT SOURR * US72
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Total length:124.0 ft. [37.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,270 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:46.5 tons [42.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:27.9 tons [25.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:69.4
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,173,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201669.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO4270
September 201458.2FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactoryFO4564
September 201264.3FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactoryFO4388
September 201064.4FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactoryFO4140
September 200863.4FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO4200
September 200664.5FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO3465
September 200464.5FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO3110
September 200264.3FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO4560
September 200062.7FairFairFairFairFO8230
September 199863.2FairFairFairFairFO5080
September 199663.3FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO4755
September 199472.5FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO5185
September 199274.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO6800