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HUGH STOWERS RD over ETOWAH RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.37092, -84.08949
34°22'15" N, 84°05'22" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:HUGH STOWERS RD over ETOWAH RIVER
Structure number:000000008550150
Location:4 MI S OF DAWSONVILLE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:160.1 ft. [48.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1990
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:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:490 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:86.5
Estimated cost of work:$938,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018FairGoodGoodSatisfactory49086.5
July 2017FairGoodGoodSatisfactory49086.5
June 2015FairGoodGoodFair49075.4
June 2013FairGoodGoodFair49075.4
July 2011FairGoodGoodFair51075.4
July 2009FairGoodGoodFair62075.4
June 2007FairGoodGoodFair62075.4
July 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory39087.5
June 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory74086.4
July 2001GoodGoodGoodGood47086.8
November 1999GoodGoodGoodGood47086.8
August 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood43086.8
June 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good80100.0
June 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good80100.0
June 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good80100.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.640639100
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,3204,320000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5151000
Steel Pileeach1201200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,13700682455
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.7878000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.9600960
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach3232000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.3202744600