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OLD BLANCHARD RD over CROSS BAYOU

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Coordinates:
+32.51418, -93.79744
32°30'51" N, 93°47'51" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:OLD BLANCHARD RD over CROSS BAYOU
Structure number:040932308934781
Location:0.39 MI SOUTH OF LA 173
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:302.2 ft. [92.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1987
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,323 [as of 1986]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:43.9 tons [39.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:97.4

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201797.4GoodGoodGoodGood-6323
March 201597.4GoodGoodGoodGood-6323
March 201397.4GoodGoodGoodGood-6323
March 201198.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6323
March 200998.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6323
March 200798.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6323
March 200598.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6323
March 200398.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6323
March 200198.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6323
March 199998.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6323
February 199798.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6323
February 199598.5GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6323
March 199398.5GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6323
March 199198.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-6323