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US 231 SBL over WARES FERRY ROAD

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Coordinates:
+32.39133, -86.21122
32°23'29" N, 86°12'40" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

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:20.3 ft. [6.2 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 2016 

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]
Operating rating:58.7 tons [53.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.0 tons [31.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:75.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,231,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201675.6FairFairGoodGoodFO18150
May 201476.7FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO18150
May 201276.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO20605
May 201076.7FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO18150
June 200877.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO18625
May 200678.5FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19350
April 200478.5FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19260
March 200278.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO18370
April 200076.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO20310
April 199876.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO18300
April 199676.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO17675
March 199476.1GoodGoodGoodGoodFO16815
February 199276.4GoodGoodGoodGoodFO16220