+35.04888, -85.18858
35°02'56" N, 85°11'19" 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]
Sufficiency rating:96.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017GoodGoodGoodGood7086096.7
March 2015GoodGoodGoodGood6422097.0
March 2013GoodGoodGoodGood6486097.0
March 2011GoodGoodGoodGood7075096.7
March 2009GoodGoodGoodGood6835096.8
March 2007GoodGoodGoodGood7172096.6
April 2005GoodGoodGoodGood7312096.6
July 2004GoodGoodGoodGood6344097.0
March 2003PoorSeriousGoodGood7200070.2
March 2001FairFairGoodGood7011072.6
February 1999PoorSeriousGoodGood7222068.2
May 1997PoorSeriousGoodGood6093066.0
December 1994PoorSeriousGoodGood6370065.7
December 1992PoorSeriousGoodGood5776066.4
January 1991PoorSeriousGoodGood5491068.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
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
Fixed Bearingeach6666000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.345345000