+35.10873, -85.36318
35°06'31" N, 85°21'47" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAP 27 over SHOAL CREEK
Structure number:33SR0270003
Location:8 MI W OF SR29
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1977
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: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,800 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% 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 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:82.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
November 2018Good7 out of 10480082.3
November 2016Good7 out of 10505082.3
November 2014Good7 out of 10474081.3
November 2012Fair6 out of 10492081.3
November 2010Fair6 out of 10458084.3
January 2009Fair6 out of 10454084.3
December 2006Fair6 out of 10456084.3
January 2005Fair6 out of 10478084.3
November 2002Fair6 out of 10509084.3
December 2000Fair6 out of 10524084.3
October 1998Fair6 out of 10533084.3
October 1996Fair6 out of 10496084.3
April 1995Fair6 out of 10501084.3
February 1993Fair6 out of 10424084.3
December 1990Good7 out of 10454084.3