+33.54653, -86.74459
33°32'47" N, 86°44'41" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Structure number:011093
Location:I 59 * 3 RD AVE N
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Skew angle:67°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1974
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]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:77,800 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:97.8 tons [88.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:97.8 tons [88.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:83.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$5,850,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
February 201783.0Fair6 out of 10-77800
February 201583.0Fair6 out of 10-77800
February 201383.0Fair6 out of 10-78240
August 201183.0Fair6 out of 10-78330
August 200983.0Fair6 out of 10-81560
August 200783.0Fair6 out of 10-40700
August 200583.0Fair6 out of 10-38080
August 200383.0Fair6 out of 10-37485
August 200183.0Fair6 out of 10-37485
September 199985.0Fair6 out of 10-73620
September 199785.0Good8 out of 10-68620
August 199585.0Good7 out of 10-67570
September 199385.0Good8 out of 10-62300
November 199185.0Fair6 out of 10-61570

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.1,0381,038000