SH 28-Scott Co. over Fourche La Fave River


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 28-Scott Co. over Fourche La Fave River
Structure number:000000000003447
Location:6.94 MI E OF US 71 JCT
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:83.0 ft. [25.3 m]
Total length:559.1 ft. [170.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.5 ft. [8.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:9
Main spans material:Steel [3]
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: March 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:280 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:68.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2018PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair28068.7
February 2016PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair27068.7
February 2015PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair27068.7
May 2012PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair30053.1
April 2010FairFairGoodSatisfactory30065.2
April 2008FairFairGoodSatisfactory30065.2
May 2006FairFairGoodGood25069.8
May 2004FairFairGoodGood24069.8
May 2002FairFairGoodGood28065.1
April 2000FairFairGoodGood30065.0
April 1998FairFairGoodGood30065.0
April 1996FairFairGoodGood15069.8
April 1994FairFairGoodGood15069.3
April 1992FairFairGoodGood15069.3
April 1990FairSatisfactoryGoodGood62869.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,7852,54702380
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.13,3686,6863,0233,6590
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1211100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.73442900
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.67459130
Steel Pileeach30030
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.20413743240
Movable Bearingeach4500450
Fixed Bearingeach4500450
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1,1141,114000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,114738338380