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BOWEN RD over DRAKE CREEK

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Coordinates:
+33.13333, -85.81667
33°07'60" N, 85°49'00" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:BOWEN RD over DRAKE CREEK
Structure number:007964
Old structure number:0000002414077Z0 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.8 MI E ALA NO 9
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1963
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:104 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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: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]
Operating rating:53.2 tons [48.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:31.9 tons [29.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:94.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$264,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
March 201594.9Good7 out of 10-104
March 201394.9Good7 out of 10-104
March 201194.9Good7 out of 10-104
February 200994.9Good7 out of 10-104
February 200787.1Good7 out of 10-104
February 200587.1Good7 out of 10-104
February 200387.1Good7 out of 10-100
December 200087.1Good7 out of 10-100
February 199987.1Good7 out of 10-100
February 199759.8Poor4 out of 10SD100
January 199587.8Good8 out of 10-100
February 199387.8Good8 out of 10-100
December 199095.0Good8 out of 10-100