+34.46903, -83.96486
34°28'09" N, 83°57'53" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR 60 over LONG BRANCH
Structure number:000000018700130
Location:4.5 MI S OF DAHLONEGA
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1949
Year reconstructed:1984
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: December 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,860 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:71.6
Estimated cost of work:$276,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
December 2017Fair5 out of 10886071.6
January 2016Fair5 out of 10886071.6
January 2014Fair6 out of 10886083.0
December 2011Fair6 out of 10730083.3
December 2009Fair6 out of 10870083.0
December 2007Fair6 out of 10870083.0
December 2005Fair6 out of 10975082.8
November 2003Fair6 out of 10690083.4
November 2001Fair6 out of 10760083.3
February 2000Fair6 out of 10710083.4
February 1998Fair6 out of 10710083.4
October 1995Fair6 out of 10580083.4
November 1993Fair6 out of 10547083.5
January 1992Good7 out of 10526083.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.273132106350