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DRIPPING ROCK ROAD over ELKINS CREEK

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Coordinates:
+32.97042, -84.51614
32°58'14" N, 84°30'58" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:DRIPPING ROCK ROAD over ELKINS CREEK
Structure number:000000029350050
Location:12 MI NW OF THOMASTON
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Total length:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:10.5 ft. [3.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1945
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, posting recommended but not legally implemented [B]
Average daily traffic:490 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:33.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$166,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018PoorPoorFairFair49033.7
February 2016PoorPoorFairFair49033.7
February 2014PoorPoorFairFair49033.7
February 2012PoorPoorFairFair60033.4
February 2010PoorPoorFairFair62033.3
January 2008PoorPoorFairFair62033.3
February 2006PoorPoorFairFair39029.8
February 2004PoorPoorFairFair74028.5
March 2002PoorPoorFairFair74028.5
June 2000PoorPoorFairFair48022.2
August 1998FairFairFairFair47022.2
January 1996FairFairFairFair43024.9
March 1994FairFairFairFair40025.1
July 1992FairFairFairSatisfactory40025.1
December 1990FairFairFairSatisfactory23026.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1950155400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.762000762
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2602330
Deck
Timber Decksq. ft.433021718432
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.410041000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.78580200