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US 231 SBL over WARES FERRY ROAD

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Coordinates:
+32.39116, -86.21121
32°23'28" N, 86°12'40" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 231 SBL over WARES FERRY ROAD
Structure number:008687
Location:0.5 MI.N. OF ATLANTA HWY
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:146.0 ft. [44.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
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 continuous [2]
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: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,150 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:77.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,231,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018FairFairGoodGood1815077.6
May 2016FairFairGoodGood1815075.6
May 2014FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1815076.7
May 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2060576.4
May 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1815076.7
June 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1862577.6
May 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1935078.5
April 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1926078.5
March 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1837078.6
April 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2031076.4
April 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1830076.6
April 1996FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1767576.6
March 1994GoodGoodGoodGood1681576.1
February 1992GoodGoodGoodGood1622076.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.576576000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.4,49702,6531,8440
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach44000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.9693300
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.5858000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach120480
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2200220
Fixed Bearingeach40400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.80800
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.292292000