Sh-44/Sec-5/L-5.26 over Patterson Branch


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Sh-44/Sec-5/L-5.26 over Patterson Branch
Structure number:0000000000M3323
Location:2.58 Mi E Jct Sh 1 & 44
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.6 ft. [8.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.2 ft. [8.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1972
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Channel beam [22]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:500 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 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 desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:63.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018FairVery GoodVery GoodFair50063.2
July 2016FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory49072.7
July 2014FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory49072.7
July 2012GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood59071.6
July 2010GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood59071.6
August 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood59071.6
August 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood62055.5
September 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood68054.6
August 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood65054.8
August 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood89049.3
July 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood89049.3
July 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood42059.2
August 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood42061.2
September 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood42061.2
September 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good198848.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.248246200
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.908907010
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.791791000
Timber Abutmentlinear ft.63510120
Timber Pileeach109010
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.6363000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.6262000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.186186000