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SR 53 over AMICALOLA CREEK

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Coordinates:
+34.42627, -84.21262
34°25'35" N, 84°12'45" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR 53 over AMICALOLA CREEK
Structure number:000000008500070
Location:5.4 MI W OF DAWSONVILLE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:85.0 ft. [25.9 m]
Total length:257.9 ft. [78.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:47.2 ft. [14.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1930
Year reconstructed:1980
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,830 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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 minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:82.6
Estimated cost of work:$1,512,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory283082.6
June 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory283082.6
June 2013FairSatisfactoryFairFair283072.3
June 2011FairFairFairFair270071.4
August 2009FairFairFairFair295071.2
June 2007FairFairFairFair295071.2
July 2005FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory297072.2
July 2003FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory260072.5
August 2001FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory210067.9
October 1999FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory210067.9
August 1997FairSatisfactoryFairFair210065.9
June 1995FairSatisfactoryFairFair160067.1
June 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory140076.4
June 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory140076.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,0321,032000
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.44033510050
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,0409,63640040
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.340034000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.2,1121,91220000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach102800
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.38133220
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.94623200
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.1600160
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.141964500
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.176176000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach3232000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.516516000