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SHALLOWFORD BR over TOCCOA RIVER

Map

Coordinates:
+34.78506, -84.25909
34°47'06" N, 84°15'33" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SHALLOWFORD BR over TOCCOA RIVER
Structure number:000000011150070
Location:6.4 MI S OF MORGANTON
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:134.8 ft. [41.1 m]
Total length:174.9 ft. [53.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:11.5 ft. [3.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:11.5 ft. [3.5 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:10.5 ft. [3.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1918
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:490 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Operating rating:14.9 tons [13.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:9.9 tons [9.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:7.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$746,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
December 20167.6PoorVery GoodSeriousFairSD490
December 20157.6PoorVery GoodSeriousFairSD490
December 20147.6PoorGoodSeriousFairSD490
December 20130.0PoorPoorSeriousFairSD490
December 201212.9PoorFairSeriousFairSD130
December 20112.0PoorFairSeriousFairSD600
November 20102.0PoorFairSeriousFairSD2520
December 20092.0PoorFairSeriousFairSD2520
January 20092.0PoorFairSeriousFairSD2520
January 20082.0PoorFairSeriousFairSD2520
January 20072.0PoorFairSeriousFairSD2560
January 20060.0PoorSeriousSeriousFairSD10820
January 200410.2FairFairFairFairSD2520
January 200213.3PoorPoorFairFairSD1260
January 200018.5FairFairFairFairSD1070
March 199818.8FairFairFairFairSD1020
September 19954.0FairFairFairFairSD940
October 19934.0FairFairFairFairSD940
October 19914.8FairFairFairFairSD890

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.20001255025
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,650001,6500
Steel Stringerlinear ft.675067500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,700002,7000
Steel Trusslinear ft.2500022525
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,000003,0000
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.8800880
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.352003520
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.22011110
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2402400
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2402400
Deck
Timber Decksq. ft.1,9951,995000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach1212000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2400240
Fixed Bearingeach1212000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2400240
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.3503401000