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EDWARDS PARKWAY over FROG TOWN CREEK

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Coordinates:
+34.68546, -83.91290
34°41'08" N, 83°54'46" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:EDWARDS PARKWAY over FROG TOWN CREEK
Structure number:000000018750320
Location:16 MI NE OF DAHLONEGA
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1966
Year reconstructed:2008
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:490 [as of 2012]
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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:45.2
Estimated cost of work:$256,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory49045.2
December 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory49045.2
October 2014FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory49032.3
October 2013FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory49032.3
November 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory60043.3
December 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory60043.3
December 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory60043.3
January 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory60049.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.1207535100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,2003,90030000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.4040000
Deck
Open Grid Decksq. ft.1,2001,1901000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,20001,20000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.120120000