+30.27417, -81.83389
30°16'27" N, 81°50'02" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR-228 over ORTEGA RIVER
Structure number:720047
Location:3.4 MI. W.OF FOURAKER RD.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1936
Year reconstructed:1972
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,300 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% 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:88.8 tons [80.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:53.8 tons [48.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.8

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
January 201680.8Fair6 out of 10-12300
January 201480.5Fair6 out of 10-13100
January 201279.8Good7 out of 10-15300
January 201080.2Good7 out of 10-14100
January 200880.2Good7 out of 10-14100
January 200680.8Good7 out of 10-12200
January 200481.7Good7 out of 10-9700
February 200280.6Good7 out of 10-12800
March 200081.9Good7 out of 10-9000
April 199880.1Good7 out of 10-8600
May 199679.9Good7 out of 10-9100
May 199479.5Good7 out of 10-9520
May 199279.0Good7 out of 10-11015
May 199078.8Good7 out of 10-11435