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BOTTOMS ROAD over CHATTAHOOCHEE RIVER

Map

Coordinates:
+34.69485, -83.70100
34°41'41" N, 83°42'04" 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: February 2016

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:Satisfactory [6 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]
Operating rating:79.2 tons [72.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:47.5 tons [43.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:78.1
Estimated cost of work:$451,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201678.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO50
February 201478.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO50
February 201270.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO104
February 201067.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO320
January 200867.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good-320
January 200668.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good-290
January 200477.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good-100
January 200277.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good-100
February 200068.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good-260
April 199967.4FairFairSatisfactoryVery Good-260

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.385385000
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.1,2321,1710610
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach1010000
Bridge Rail
Timber Bridge Raillinear ft.154154000