US 27, SR 1 over TOWN CREEK


+34.70858, -85.27171
34°42'31" N, 85°16'18" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 27, SR 1 over TOWN CREEK
Structure number:000000029500610
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Skew angle:29°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1988
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,790 [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:84.5
Estimated cost of work:$234,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
January 2017Fair6 out of 10879084.5
January 2015Good7 out of 10879084.5
January 2013Good7 out of 10879084.5
January 2011Good7 out of 10940084.5
February 2009Good7 out of 10940084.5
January 2007Good7 out of 101070084.4
January 2005Good7 out of 101013084.4
January 2003Good7 out of 10960084.5
January 2001Good7 out of 101650084.1
November 1998Good7 out of 101430084.2
May 1996Good7 out of 101430082.2
March 1994Good8 out of 101310081.8
March 1992Good8 out of 101291081.8
August 1990Good8 out of 101249081.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.3302904000