US-27 (SR-20) over RACCOON CREEK


+30.10306, -83.43944
30°06'11" N, 83°26'22" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-27 (SR-20) over RACCOON CREEK
Structure number:380005
Location:4.7 MI.W.OF LAFAYETTE CO.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1951
Year reconstructed:1990
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,000 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:49.8 tons [45.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:29.9 tons [27.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:91.1

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
July 201591.1Fair6 out of 10-3000
July 201392.1Fair6 out of 10-2400
July 201189.8Fair6 out of 10-3800
July 200989.8Fair6 out of 10-3800
July 200791.3Fair6 out of 10-2900
July 200591.0Fair6 out of 10-3100
July 200391.0Good7 out of 10-3100
July 200190.6Good7 out of 10-3300
August 199991.5Good7 out of 10-2800
September 199789.1Good7 out of 10-2900
October 199589.4Good7 out of 10-2700
October 199389.5Good7 out of 10-2670
March 199289.5Good7 out of 10-2662
January 199089.0Good7 out of 10-2940

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.285028500