FAU 4987 over BRANCH


+35.05194, -85.14167
35°03'07" N, 85°08'30" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 4987 over BRANCH
Structure number:330E2910001
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1960
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: June 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:27,750 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:97.7

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
June 201597.7Good8 out of 10-27750
June 201395.7Good8 out of 10-27750
June 201198.7Good8 out of 10-27750
May 200998.7Fair6 out of 10-27750
May 200798.7Fair6 out of 10-27750
June 200599.6Fair6 out of 10-8590
June 200396.6Fair6 out of 10-8590
May 200195.9Fair6 out of 10-23820
May 199995.1Fair6 out of 10-9250
July 199795.1Fair6 out of 10-9050
April 199595.3Fair6 out of 10-9420
May 199395.4Fair6 out of 10-7950
March 199287.2Good7 out of 10-3550
February 199087.2Good7 out of 10-3550