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CO 18 over TALLAPOOSA RIVER

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Coordinates:
+33.62275, -85.51346
33°37'22" N, 85°30'48" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CO 18 over TALLAPOOSA RIVER
Structure number:012270
Location:CR 18 TALLAPOOSA RIVER
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:109.9 ft. [33.5 m]
Total length:190.0 ft. [57.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1948
Year reconstructed:1980
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:320 [as of 2009]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:13.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$618,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018FairFairFairFair32013.9
February 2018FairFairFairFair32013.9
February 2016FairFairFairFair32013.9
December 2014FairFairFairFair32013.9
January 2014FairFairFairFair32013.9
January 2013FairFairFairFair32013.9
January 2012FairFairFairFair32013.9
January 2011FairFairFairFair32013.9
February 2009FairFairFairFair32013.9
February 2007PoorPoorFairFair32011.2
March 2005PoorSeriousPoorFair3206.8
February 2003PoorSeriousPoorFair3206.8
February 2001PoorSeriousPoorFair32013.8
January 1999FairSatisfactoryFairFair32022.3
February 1997FairSatisfactoryFairFair32023.2
February 1995FairSatisfactoryFairFair32023.1
February 1993PoorPoorPoorFair32012.9