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RAILROAD AVENUE over KINGS CREEK

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Coordinates:
+35.24034, -82.73458
35°14'25" N, 82°44'04" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RAILROAD AVENUE over KINGS CREEK
Structure number:000000001750102
Location:20' S.JCT.COMMERCE ST.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.6 ft. [7.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1955
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
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: April 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:300 [as of 1994]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:32.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2016PoorGoodSatisfactoryPoor30032.2
April 2014PoorGoodSatisfactoryPoor30032.2
April 2012PoorGoodGoodPoor30032.2
April 2010FairGoodGoodSatisfactory30047.5
April 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory30047.5
March 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood30048.3
July 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood30048.3
June 2002FairFairSatisfactoryFair30035.7
May 2000FairFairSatisfactoryFair30035.7
May 1998FairFairSatisfactoryFair30035.7
May 1990FairGoodGoodSatisfactory30048.2