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HIGH FALLS ROAD over TOWALIGA RIVER

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Coordinates:
+33.17872, -84.01791
33°10'43" N, 84°01'04" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:HIGH FALLS ROAD over TOWALIGA RIVER
Structure number:000000020700640
Location:11 MI NW OF FORSYTH
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Total length:224.1 ft. [68.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:38.4 ft. [11.7 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1964
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:2,630 [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:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:61.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$1,313,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2016GoodGoodGoodGood263061.8
October 2014GoodGoodGoodGood263061.8
October 2012GoodGoodGoodGood263061.8
November 2010GoodGoodVery GoodGood258061.9
December 2008GoodGoodVery GoodGood258061.9
October 2006GoodGoodVery GoodGood247055.5
October 2004GoodGoodVery GoodGood230055.8
October 2002GoodGoodVery GoodGood250055.5
December 2000GoodGoodVery GoodGood220057.8
December 1998GoodGoodVery GoodGood210058.0
August 1996FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory180060.6
September 1994FairSatisfactoryGoodFair140050.6
January 1993FairSatisfactoryGoodGood131061.3
March 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodGood115061.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,1201,119100
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.8,6008,600000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach60600
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.76562000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.105753000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.104001040
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach4040000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.448448000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.448448000