I75 over BRANCH


+35.03833, -85.15972
35°02'18" N, 85°09'35" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I75 over BRANCH
Structure number:33I00750047
Location:5.28 MI FM RAMP SR153
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Year reconstructed:2001
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:80,020 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:17% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:98.0 tons [89.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:70.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$575,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
July 201670.0Good7 out of 10-80020
July 201470.0Good7 out of 10-76190
July 201270.0Good7 out of 10-75800
July 201070.0Good7 out of 10-72480
July 200870.0Good7 out of 10-69960
June 200670.0Good7 out of 10-83410
July 200470.0Good7 out of 10-73710
August 200270.0Good7 out of 10-79500
July 200170.0Good7 out of 10-76120
January 200170.0Good7 out of 10-70810
September 199870.0Good7 out of 10-76460
September 199670.0Good7 out of 10-68130
August 199470.0Good7 out of 10-63230
January 199370.0Good7 out of 10-45370
December 199070.0Good7 out of 10-45370