I-85 (NBL) over CR 201 BETHLEHEM CH RD


+33.28264, -84.79878
33°16'58" N, 84°47'56" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-85 (NBL) over CR 201 BETHLEHEM CH RD
Structure number:000000007700350
Location:1.8 MI W OF MORELAND
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Total length:150.9 ft. [46.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:156.8 ft. [47.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:163.1 ft. [49.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.7 ft. [5.4 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1973
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
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: September 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:47,400 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:47.5 tons [43.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:27.7 tons [25.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:89.3
Estimated cost of work:$1,850,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201589.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-47400
September 201389.3GoodGoodGoodGood-47400
September 201189.3GoodGoodGoodGood-47740
September 200989.3GoodGoodVery GoodGood-47740
July 200789.3GoodGoodGoodGood-47740
July 200589.4GoodGoodGoodGood-46390
September 200389.4GoodGoodGoodGood-46100
October 200189.4GoodGoodGoodGood-45300
November 199990.1GoodGoodGoodGood-29170
February 199890.1GoodGoodGoodGood-29170
September 199593.8GoodGoodGoodGood-29170
November 199393.8GoodGoodGoodGood-29170
January 199293.8GoodGoodGoodGood-29170

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,7092,709000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.22,90913,0949,81500
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.24,54721,5373,01000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1616000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.348348000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.320320000
Compression Jointlinear ft.636636000
Movable Bearingeach5454000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.108108000
Fixed Bearingeach5454000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.108108000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.301301000