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US 129 over TOWN CREEK

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Coordinates:
+34.65931, -83.84940
34°39'34" N, 83°50'58" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 129 over TOWN CREEK
Structure number:000000031100040
Location:7.5 MI W OF HELEN
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Total length:96.1 ft. [29.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,800 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:70.1
Estimated cost of work:$563,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory280070.1
February 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory280070.1
February 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory280070.1
February 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory322069.9
February 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory209078.2
January 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory209078.2
January 2006GoodGoodGoodGood337080.2
February 2004GoodGoodGoodGood300080.4
January 2002GoodGoodGoodGood300078.4
February 2000GoodGoodGoodGood280078.5
March 1998GoodGoodGoodGood265086.2
January 1996GoodGoodGoodGood265084.2
January 1994GoodGoodGoodGood265084.2
March 1992GoodGoodGoodGood265084.2
May 1990GoodGoodVery GoodGood265085.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.384038400
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.3,2643,1749000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach43100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6863500
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.6868000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.8400840
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.192192000