+35.05222, -85.14639
35°03'08" N, 85°08'47" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 3604 over FRIAR BRANCH
Structure number:33M36040007
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Skew angle:10°
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: May 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,250 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:3% 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:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:96.3

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
May 201596.3Good7 out of 10-7250
May 201397.3Good7 out of 10-7250
June 201199.3Good7 out of 10-7250
May 200999.3Good7 out of 10-7250
June 200796.3Good7 out of 10-7250
May 200596.1Good7 out of 10-9740
June 200396.1Good7 out of 10-9740
May 200196.9Good7 out of 10-710
April 199996.9Good7 out of 10-600
June 199797.0Good7 out of 10-500
April 199597.0Good7 out of 10-590
April 199397.0Good7 out of 10-200
June 199197.0Good7 out of 10-200