FRIENDSHIP ROAD over SR 419 (I-985 US 23)


+34.14005, -83.95014
34°08'24" N, 83°57'01" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FRIENDSHIP ROAD over SR 419 (I-985 US 23)
Structure number:000000013950900
Location:3.4 MI S OF FLOWERY BR
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:107.0 ft. [32.6 m]
Total length:213.9 ft. [65.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:98.1 ft. [29.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:112.2 ft. [34.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2002
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:2
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:19,870 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:98.0
Estimated cost of work:$2,964,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1987098.0
May 2015GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1987098.0
May 2013GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1987098.0
April 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good14300100.0
June 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good14300100.0
May 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good20950100.0
May 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good20300100.0
April 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good12500100.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,9962,996000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.23,96823,968000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach44000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.224224000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.9898000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.224224000
Elastomeric Bearingeach5656000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.428428000