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GORDON SCHOOL RD over TOWN BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+32.83795, -84.35879
32°50'17" N, 84°21'32" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:GORDON SCHOOL RD over TOWN BRANCH
Structure number:000000029350120
Location:4 MI S OF THOMASTON
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:18.7 ft. [5.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.3 ft. [6.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1955
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: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:30 [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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:52.1
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$182,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3052.1
February 2016FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3051.1
February 2014FairFairSatisfactoryFair3044.1
February 2012FairFairSatisfactoryFair10429.0
February 2010FairFairSatisfactoryFair14028.9
February 2008FairFairSatisfactoryFair14028.9
February 2006FairFairSatisfactoryFair7046.2
February 2004FairFairSatisfactoryFair10046.2
March 2002FairFairSatisfactoryFair10046.2
June 2000FairFairSatisfactoryFair10046.2
August 1998PoorSeriousSatisfactoryFair9031.8
January 1996PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair8024.2
March 1994PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair8024.2
July 1992FairFairSatisfactoryFair8026.2
January 1991FairFairSatisfactoryFair8052.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.217021700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,9510001,951
Substructure
Timber Pileeach80800
Timber Pier Caplinear ft.4004000
Deck
Timber Decksq. ft.626062600
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.6206200