SH 74 Searcy over BIG CREEK


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 74 Searcy over BIG CREEK
Structure number:000000000005763
Location:9.07 MI E JCT SH 27-74
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:242.1 ft. [73.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1979
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:4
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: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:350 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
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:96.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory35096.1
November 2016FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory38096.0
November 2014FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory38096.0
December 2012FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory42095.0
December 2010FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory42095.0
December 2008FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory42095.0
December 2006FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory41088.1
December 2004FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory49088.1
December 2002FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory47087.8
December 2000GoodGoodVery GoodGood47087.8
December 1998GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good47087.8
December 1996GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good32589.8
October 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good32589.8
October 1992GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good32589.8
October 1990GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good40196.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.960819131100
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.7,5023,5112,7051,2860
Reinforced Concrete Columneach61500
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.76334300
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.84360480
Movable Bearingeach1600160
Fixed Bearingeach1600160
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4844037380