US 278 / SR 12 over CSX RAILROAD (279582F)


+33.57618, -83.18615
33°34'34" N, 83°11'10" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 278 / SR 12 over CSX RAILROAD (279582F)
Structure number:000000013300030
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Total length:94.2 ft. [28.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:55.4 ft. [16.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
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: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,890 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:1% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:81.1
Estimated cost of work:$551,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory689081.1
May 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory689081.1
May 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory689079.0
July 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory853079.0
June 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory853094.6
May 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory761094.6
May 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory800094.6
April 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory790084.8
May 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1080094.5
May 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1080094.5
May 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1000093.5
September 1994FairSatisfactoryFairGood858081.2
December 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodGood858089.3
April 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood858089.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.846846000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,5424,542000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,1971,6653,52570
Reinforced Concrete Columneach65100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1181041400
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.10698800
Pourable Jointlinear ft.176880880
Movable Bearingeach2727000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5454000
Fixed Bearingeach99000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1818000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1881474100