US 231; SR 53 over GOLF ROAD


+34.67908, -86.57649
34°40'45" N, 86°34'35" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 231; SR 53 over GOLF ROAD
Structure number:015775
Location:US 231 OVER GOLF ROAD
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:124.0 ft. [37.8 m]
Total length:356.3 ft. [108.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:112.9 ft. [34.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:119.8 ft. [36.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1993
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 [1]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:64,220 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:44.8 tons [40.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:88.6
Estimated cost of work:$10,624,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201588.6GoodGoodGoodGood-64220
April 201388.9GoodVery GoodGoodGood-61750
April 201187.8GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-71958
April 200987.9GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-70890
April 200787.8GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-72400
April 200587.9GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-71530
April 200388.5GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-65400
April 200188.5FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good-65400
April 199986.3FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good-67280
April 199786.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-63280
April 199588.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-53640
April 199388.9GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-51180

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.5,6965,64529220
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.42,67342,6611200
Reinforced Concrete Columneach88000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2382211520
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2302161400
Open Jointlinear ft.480480000
Elastomeric Bearingeach9696000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,7811,72732220