+38.65146, -88.64353
38°39'05" N, 88°38'37" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAP-327 (US-50) over NICKELSON CREEK
Structure number:013200800000000
Old structure number:000013200825302 (from 1992 edition)
Location:3 MI E MARION CO LN
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Total length:30.5 ft. [9.3 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1990
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,300 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:33% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:95.2 tons [86.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:57.4 tons [52.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:97.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
February 201697.0Good7 out of 10-2300
March 2012100.0Good7 out of 10-2100
May 2008100.0Good7 out of 10-2200
May 2004100.0Good8 out of 10-2250
June 2000100.0Good8 out of 10-2600
January 1997100.0Good8 out of 10-2300
January 199598.0Good8 out of 10-1550
December 199298.0Good9 out of 10-2100
January 199198.0Good9 out of 10-2100

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.35225210000