SR 43 over DITCH


+32.76033, -89.75345
32°45'37" N, 89°45'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR 43 over DITCH
Structure number:310004304521190
Location:4.2 MI N SR 17
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1993
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,500 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:6% 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:No noticeable or noteworthy deficiencies which affect the condition of the culvert. Insignificant scrape marks caused by drift. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:57.2 tons [52.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:34.2 tons [31.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:92.6

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
May 201692.6Good8 out of 10-2500
May 201495.3Good8 out of 10-1500
May 201297.3Good8 out of 10-790
April 201097.3Good8 out of 10-790
March 200897.4Good8 out of 10-760
May 200697.2Good8 out of 10-820
May 200497.2Good8 out of 10-830
May 200297.2Good8 out of 10-800
May 200098.0Good8 out of 10-520
June 199898.0Good8 out of 10-520
June 199698.6Good8 out of 10-500
July 199458.2Good8 out of 10-600
November 19924.0PoorN out of 10SD550
May 19914.0PoorN out of 10SD440