+35.04028, -85.28611
35°02'25" N, 85°17'10" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:FAU 5403 over CSX & NORFOLK SOU RR
Structure number:33SR0023001
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:88.9 ft. [27.1 m]
Total length:645.0 ft. [196.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1996
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:8
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
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:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,190 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:66.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$2,656,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201566.9GoodGoodGoodGoodFO12190
June 201363.9GoodGoodGoodGoodFO13150
June 201163.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO13280
June 200965.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO13720
June 200764.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO16070
April 200564.1GoodGoodGoodGoodFO14920
January 200364.3GoodGoodGoodGood-14800
November 200064.7GoodGoodGoodGood-14400
October 199864.0GoodGoodGoodVery Good-16740
April 199764.0GoodGoodGoodVery Good-14800
April 199664.0GoodGoodGoodVery Good-14800
March 19959.5PoorSeriousSeriousSeriousSD16280
April 19939.5PoorSeriousSeriousSeriousSD15930
October 19919.5PoorSeriousSeriousSeriousSD15370