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BILL MERRITT ROAD over W FORK LANAHASSEE CRK

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Coordinates:
+32.15929, -84.51823
32°09'33" N, 84°31'06" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BILL MERRITT ROAD over W FORK LANAHASSEE CRK
Structure number:000000019750210
Location:10 MI S OF BUENA VISTA
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Total length:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1960
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:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
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: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:90 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:40.8
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$226,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017PoorGoodGoodPoor9040.8
April 2015PoorGoodGoodPoor9040.8
April 2013PoorGoodGoodPoor9040.8
June 2011PoorGoodGoodPoor9039.8
May 2009PoorGoodGoodPoor62023.5
May 2007PoorGoodGoodPoor60023.6
May 2005PoorGoodGoodPoor39026.9
April 2003FairGoodGoodFair74049.3
July 2001PoorGoodGoodPoor74033.5
June 1999PoorGoodGoodPoor47026.6
May 1997PoorGoodGoodPoor43026.7
May 1995PoorGoodGoodPoor43027.0
May 1993PoorGoodGoodPoor40028.5
July 1991FairGoodGoodFair27043.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.560560000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,016002,0160
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.2,0162,016000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5252000
Timber Pileeach127500
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.7878000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.9600960