US98 SR30 over Ochlockonee Bay


+29.96925, -84.38390
29°58'09" N, 84°23'02" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US98 SR30 over Ochlockonee Bay
Structure number:490034
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:78.1 ft. [23.8 m]
Total length:5854.3 ft. [1784.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:47.2 ft. [14.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1990
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:76
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,100 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:88.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2018FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory210088.7
May 2016FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory170099.8
June 2014FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory160099.8
July 2012FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory180099.8
July 2010FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory190097.7
August 2008GoodGoodGoodGood210099.7
August 2006GoodGoodGoodGood190099.7
August 2004GoodGoodGoodGood210099.7
November 2002GoodGoodGoodGood250099.8
December 2000GoodGoodGoodGood210099.8
January 1999GoodGoodGoodGood190099.8
January 1997GoodGoodGoodGood220099.8
January 1995GoodGoodGoodGood200097.4
February 1993GoodGoodGoodGood202497.4
February 1991GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good187388.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.29,26828,3036003650
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.275,723220,26855,1463090
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8585000
Prestressed Concrete Pileeach38013362410
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3,3013,056225200
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.5672561560155
Pourable Jointlinear ft.142839050
Elastomeric Bearingeach760760000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.11,709011,70810