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US72; SR2 over NORFOLK SOUTHERN

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Coordinates:
+34.76089, -86.57369
34°45'39" N, 86°34'25" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:US72; SR2 over NORFOLK SOUTHERN
Structure number:006546
Location:JCT US 72 * N/S RR
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Total length:131.9 ft. [40.2 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:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
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:2,283 [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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:58.0 tons [52.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:34.8 tons [31.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:78.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,239,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201678.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO2283
September 201475.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO4565
September 201273.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO4388
September 201074.4FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO4140
September 200873.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO4200
September 200675.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO3465
September 200475.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO3110
September 200274.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO4560
September 200072.9FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO8230
September 199873.3FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO5080
September 199673.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO4755
September 199473.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO5185
September 199275.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO6800