+32.94578, -82.75647
32°56'45" N, 82°45'23" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR 242 over SUN HILL BRANCH
Structure number:000000030300220
Location:3.2 MI E OF TENNILLE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.2 ft. [8.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1949
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,190 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
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:72.1
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$188,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
July 2017Fair6 out of 10319072.1
July 2015Fair6 out of 10319072.1
July 2013Fair6 out of 10319072.1
July 2011Fair6 out of 10311072.2
July 2009Fair6 out of 10393071.4
July 2007Fair6 out of 10378071.5
July 2005Fair6 out of 10409071.2
July 2003Fair6 out of 10380071.5
August 2001Fair6 out of 10370071.6
October 1999Fair6 out of 10370071.6
September 1997Fair6 out of 10351071.8
October 1995Fair6 out of 10351075.8
February 1994Good7 out of 10351075.8
May 1992Fair6 out of 10292076.4
October 1990Good7 out of 10231082.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.96613500