+35.06270, -85.13907
35°03'46" N, 85°08'21" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 317 over FRIAR BRANCH
Structure number:33SR0022007
Location:0.32 MI. W OF I-75 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
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: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:17,080 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:7% 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 is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
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:82.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
December 2018Good7 out of 101708082.0
December 2016Good7 out of 101601082.0
December 2014Good7 out of 101597082.0
December 2012Good7 out of 101780082.0
December 2010Good7 out of 101745082.0
January 2009Good7 out of 101694082.0
December 2006Good7 out of 102030082.0
January 2005Good7 out of 101913082.0
February 2003Good7 out of 101871082.0
March 2001Good7 out of 102042082.0
February 1999Good7 out of 101368082.0
April 1997Good7 out of 101325082.1
April 1995Good7 out of 101363082.0
April 1993Good7 out of 101192083.6
January 1991Good7 out of 101098084.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.105852000