+35.04861, -85.18833
35°02'55" N, 85°11'18" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAP 153 over FRIAR BRANCH
Structure number:33SR1530009
Location:1.2 MI. N OF SR-2 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:122.1 ft. [37.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:124.0 ft. [37.8 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
Year reconstructed:2004
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
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: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:70,860 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:10% 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:73.3 tons [66.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:96.7

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201796.7GoodGoodGoodGood-70860
March 201597.0GoodGoodGoodGood-64220
March 201397.0GoodGoodGoodGood-64860
March 201196.7GoodGoodGoodGood-70750
March 200996.8GoodGoodGoodGood-68350
March 200796.6GoodGoodGoodGood-71720
April 200596.6GoodGoodGoodGood-73120
July 200497.0GoodGoodGoodGood-63440
March 200370.2PoorSeriousGoodGoodSD72000
March 200172.6FairFairGoodGoodFO70110
February 199968.2PoorSeriousGoodGoodSD72220
May 199766.0PoorSeriousGoodGoodSD60930
December 199465.7PoorSeriousGoodGoodSD63700
December 199266.4PoorSeriousGoodGoodSD57760
January 199168.3PoorSeriousGoodGoodSD54910

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.690690000
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.9208922800
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.14,26014,260000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2121000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.344339050
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.372364080
Elastomeric Bearingeach4242000
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach2828000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.345345000