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NFA A253 over BUFFALO CREEK

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Coordinates:
+36.30188, -82.29548
36°18'07" N, 82°17'44" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NFA A253 over BUFFALO CREEK
Structure number:10039900001
Location:.3MI SE OF SR359
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:52.5 ft. [16.0 m]
Total length:53.8 ft. [16.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:30.5 ft. [9.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:41.3 ft. [12.6 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1915
Year reconstructed:1965
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,450 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:59.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$271,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairFairFairFair345059.9
August 2015FairFairFairFair345059.9
September 2013FairFairFairFair345059.9
September 2011FairFairFairFair345059.9
August 2009FairFairFairFair345059.9
August 2007FairFairFairFair345059.9
August 2005FairFairFairFair345059.9
August 2003FairFairFairFair345060.9
July 2001FairFairFairFair118069.8
July 1999FairFairFairFair118069.8
October 1997FairFairFairFair483060.7
August 1995FairFairFairFair300061.1
September 1993FairFairFairFair300061.1
October 1991FairFair-Fair300061.1