+34.60869, -87.45403
34°36'31" N, 87°27'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR 157 over SHAVERS CREEK
Structure number:006709
Old structure number:000001574002550 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2.4 MI N JCT SR 101
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
Year reconstructed:1987
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,670 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:24% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:82.4
Estimated cost of work:$2,539,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
November 2017Good7 out of 10567082.4
November 2015Good7 out of 10567082.4
November 2013Good7 out of 10567082.4
November 2011Good7 out of 10623097.5
November 2009Good7 out of 10690097.4
January 2008Good7 out of 10672097.4
January 2006Good7 out of 10619097.6
April 2004Good7 out of 10619097.6
February 2002Good7 out of 10614097.6
March 2000Good7 out of 10543095.7
February 1998Good7 out of 10541095.7
February 1996Good7 out of 10525095.8
April 1994Good7 out of 10473094.9
April 1992Good7 out of 10447097.0
April 1990Good8 out of 10405096.1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.50841680120