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KAUFMAN ROAD over LITTLE CHICKAMAUGA CREEK

Map

Coordinates:
+34.72732, -85.20780
34°43'38" N, 85°12'28" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KAUFMAN ROAD over LITTLE CHICKAMAUGA CREEK
Structure number:000000029550360
Location:4.5 MI EAST OF LAFAYETTE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Total length:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.3 ft. [7.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.5 ft. [8.7 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1975
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:230 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:70.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$170,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017FairFairFairGood23070.7
January 2015FairFairSatisfactoryGood23081.7
January 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodGood23082.7
January 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodGood62077.2
February 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodGood62077.2
January 2007FairSatisfactoryGoodGood40078.2
January 2005FairSatisfactoryGoodGood74077.2
January 2003FairSatisfactoryGoodGood74077.2
January 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodGood48077.2
September 1999FairFairGoodGood47069.4
December 1998FairFairGoodGood47031.2
April 1996FairFairGoodSatisfactory42031.2
March 1994FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory40033.2
April 1992FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good40033.2
September 1990FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good39033.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.203002030
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,0150001,015
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.8244842301100
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.708708000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.2525000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5050000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.4848000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.5858000