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SHIELDS ROAD over NORFOLK RAILROAD

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Coordinates:
+34.79364, -86.51848
34°47'37" N, 86°31'07" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:SHIELDS ROAD over NORFOLK RAILROAD
Structure number:017585
Location:.5 MILE NORTH U.S. 72
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:110.6 ft. [33.7 m]
Total length:110.6 ft. [33.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:59.7 ft. [18.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:62.7 ft. [19.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1999
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span 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: October 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,300 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:91.4 tons [83.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:56.7 tons [51.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:84.0
Estimated cost of work:$2,013,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201584.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-11300
October 201384.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-12200
October 201184.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-11900
July 201097.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-1000
July 200897.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-1000
July 200697.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-1000
March 200497.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-1000
April 200297.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-1000
April 200197.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-1000
May 199997.4GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-1000