US 27, SR 1 over DRY CREEK


+34.67589, -85.27060
34°40'33" N, 85°16'14" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 27, SR 1 over DRY CREEK
Structure number:000000029500020
Location:2.1 MI S OF LAFAYETTE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Total length:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
Year reconstructed:2006
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:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,270 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
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:84.7
Estimated cost of work:$607,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
January 2017Fair6 out of 10527084.7
January 2015Fair6 out of 10527084.7
January 2013Fair6 out of 10527084.7
January 2011Fair6 out of 10630084.6
February 2009Fair6 out of 10630084.6
February 2007Fair6 out of 10573099.7
December 2004Fair6 out of 10648099.7
January 2003Fair6 out of 10910099.6
January 2001Good7 out of 10900099.6
November 1998Good7 out of 10860099.6
April 1996Good7 out of 10860097.6
March 1994Good7 out of 10740097.4
March 1992Good7 out of 10714097.5
August 1990Good7 out of 10714097.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.74064001000