+35.04673, -85.20093
35°02'48" 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 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,750 [as of 2018]
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]
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

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairFairSatisfactoryGood375072.0
June 2015FairFairSatisfactoryGood375072.0
June 2013FairFairSatisfactoryGood375072.0
June 2011FairFairSatisfactoryGood375072.0
June 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory375077.7
June 2007FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory375077.7
May 2005FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory467077.3
June 2003FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory467077.3
May 2001FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory475077.3
May 1999FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory403077.6
August 1997FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory361077.7
April 1995FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory375077.6
May 1993FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory366077.6
June 1991FairFairGoodSatisfactory355077.6