+35.04639, -85.20083
35°02'47" N, 85°12'03" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 3605 over FRIAR BRANCH
Structure number:33S43420001
Location:2 MI N OF SR2
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1955
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,750 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:44.6 tons [40.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:26.7 tons [24.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$526,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201572.0FairFairSatisfactoryGood-3750
June 201372.0FairFairSatisfactoryGood-3750
June 201172.0FairFairSatisfactoryGood-3750
June 200977.7FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-3750
June 200777.7FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-3750
May 200577.3FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-4670
June 200377.3FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-4670
May 200177.3FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-4750
May 199977.6FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-4030
August 199777.7FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-3610
April 199577.6FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-3750
May 199377.6FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-3660
June 199177.6FairFairGoodSatisfactory-3550