US-41 (SR-45) over PALM RIVER


+27.94639, -82.40167
27°56'47" N, 82°24'06" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:US-41 (SR-45) over PALM RIVER
Structure number:100049
Location:0.4 MILE S OF SR-60
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Total length:732.0 ft. [223.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:12.8 ft. [3.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:2015
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:20
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,500 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:13% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:58.6 tons [53.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:44.2 tons [40.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:66.6

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201566.6GoodGoodGoodGood-28500
March 201366.6GoodGoodGoodGood-28500
March 201166.2GoodGoodGoodGood-29500
March 200965.0GoodGoodGoodGood-25500
March 200765.0GoodGoodGoodGood-22500
March 200581.5GoodGoodGoodGood-23500
March 200383.8GoodGoodGoodGood-19800
June 200182.1GoodGoodGoodGood-22500
June 199976.0GoodGoodGoodGood-22600
January 199876.0GoodGoodGoodGood-22600
January 199669.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-17500
August 199478.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-30384
November 199279.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-32303
September 199079.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-32303