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BOTTOMS ROAD over CHATTAHOOCHEE RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.67819, -83.68525
34°40'41" N, 83°41'07" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BOTTOMS ROAD over CHATTAHOOCHEE RIVER
Structure number:000000031150380
Location:3.5 MI SE OF HELEN
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:77.1 ft. [23.5 m]
Total length:77.1 ft. [23.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:18.4 ft. [5.6 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1999
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:50 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:78.1
Estimated cost of work:$451,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryGood5078.1
February 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood5078.1
February 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood5078.1
February 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood10470.0
February 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood32067.8
January 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good32067.8
January 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good29068.1
January 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good10077.6
January 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good10077.6
February 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good26068.4
April 1999FairFairSatisfactoryVery Good26067.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.385245100400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,735003,7350
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1818000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.3200320
Deck
Timber Decksq. ft.1,4251,425000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,23233209000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach1010000
Bridge Rail
Timber Bridge Raillinear ft.154154000