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SR 53 over SWEETWATER CREEK

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Coordinates:
+34.42529, -84.16741
34°25'31" N, 84°10'03" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR 53 over SWEETWATER CREEK
Structure number:000000008500080
Location:2.8 MI W OF DAWSONVILLE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1930
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: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,830 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:11% 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 minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
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]
Sufficiency rating:89.3
Estimated cost of work:$205,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
August 2018Fair6 out of 10283089.3
June 2017Fair6 out of 10283089.3
June 2015Fair6 out of 10283089.3
June 2013Fair6 out of 10283089.3
July 2011Fair6 out of 10270089.5
July 2009Good7 out of 10295089.2
June 2007Good7 out of 10295089.2
July 2005Good7 out of 10297089.1
June 2003Good7 out of 10260089.6
July 2001Good7 out of 10210080.1
October 1999Good7 out of 10210080.1
August 1997Good7 out of 10210078.1
June 1995Good7 out of 10160078.8
June 1993Good7 out of 10140078.0
June 1991Good7 out of 10140079.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Culvert
Masonry Culvertlinear ft.1411281030