FAU 4144 over BRANCH


+35.00735, -85.11973
35°00'26" N, 85°07'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 4144 over BRANCH
Structure number:330E2720001
Location:6 MI GA TN ST LI
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1981
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,930 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:48.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$167,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairFairFairSatisfactory193048.8
June 2015FairFairFairSatisfactory193050.9
June 2013FairFairFairSatisfactory193050.9
June 2011FairFairFairSatisfactory193056.7
May 2009FairFairFairSatisfactory193056.7
May 2007FairFairFairSatisfactory193056.7
June 2005FairFairFairSatisfactory339055.3
June 2003FairFairFairSatisfactory339060.0
May 2001FairFairFairSatisfactory212061.1
May 1999FairFairFairSatisfactory180060.3
June 1997FairFairFairSatisfactory151056.0
April 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory182068.1
May 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory191068.0
June 1991FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory250073.2