+32.24711, -82.54125
32°14'50" N, 82°32'29" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAS 726 over BEAR CREEK
Structure number:000000020900210
Location:4 MI N OF AILEY
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Total length:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1940
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:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:180 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:92.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$141,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
May 2018Fair6 out of 1018092.4
May 2016Fair6 out of 1018092.4
June 2014Fair6 out of 1018092.4
May 2012Fair6 out of 1018092.4
May 2010Fair6 out of 1026092.4
June 2008Fair6 out of 1026092.4
May 2006Fair6 out of 1025092.4
May 2004Fair6 out of 1030092.4
April 2002Fair6 out of 1030092.4
June 2000Fair6 out of 1030092.4
June 1998Fair6 out of 1030092.4
November 1995Fair6 out of 1030092.4
December 1993Fair6 out of 1029092.4
December 1991Fair6 out of 1029092.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Culvertlinear ft.6600660
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.26413206666