FAU 319 over BRANCH


+35.11917, -85.24083
35°07'09" N, 85°14'27" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 319 over BRANCH
Structure number:33006030021
Location:0.24 MI. W OF SR-153 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1981
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 continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,400 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
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:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:79.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$355,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
April 201579.7Good8 out of 10-9400
April 201379.4Good8 out of 10-9890
April 201176.2Good8 out of 10-10270
April 200976.3Good7 out of 10-9950
April 200775.3Good7 out of 10-11760
April 200574.6Good7 out of 10-12960
February 200375.4Good7 out of 10-11630
March 200175.4Good7 out of 10-11540
February 199974.9Good7 out of 10-12510
April 199775.4Good7 out of 10-11670
April 199575.8Good7 out of 10-11410
May 199376.3Good7 out of 10-10470
April 199177.4Good7 out of 10-8430

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.384384000