Abbington Loop over RED BAYOU


+32.11167, -93.48000
32°06'42" N, 93°28'48" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Abbington Loop over RED BAYOU
Structure number:044132067932881
Location:0.3 MI W OF LA 1
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1998
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:150 [as of 1997]
Structural appraisal:Unknown [*]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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]
Sufficiency rating:95.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$111,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
September 2017Good7 out of 1015095.9
September 2015Good7 out of 1015095.9
September 2013Good7 out of 1015095.9
September 2011Good8 out of 1015092.9
September 2009Good8 out of 1015092.9
September 2007Good8 out of 1015092.9
August 2005Good8 out of 1015092.9
August 2003Good8 out of 1015092.9
August 2001Good8 out of 1015092.9
July 1999Good8 out of 1015092.9
August 1997PoorN out of 104033.4
June 1995PoorN out of 104033.7
May 1993PoorN out of 104033.7
August 1991PoorN out of 104033.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.7676000