FAU 3580 over BRANCH


+35.04563, -85.16352
35°02'44" N, 85°09'49" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 3580 over BRANCH
Structure number:33S43410011
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1950
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
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 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,180 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Sufficiency rating:84.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2017Good7 out of 102018084.2
June 2015Good7 out of 102018084.2
June 2013Fair6 out of 102018081.2
June 2011Fair6 out of 102018082.2
May 2009Fair6 out of 102018081.2
June 2007Fair6 out of 102018081.2
May 2005Fair6 out of 101612082.9
May 2003Fair6 out of 101612082.9
May 2001Fair6 out of 102389079.7
April 1999Fair6 out of 101739082.3
August 1997Fair6 out of 102058081.0
April 1995Good7 out of 101541083.2
May 1993Good7 out of 101620082.8
June 1991Good7 out of 101454083.5