FAU 3556 over SR 153


+35.05423, -85.19103
35°03'15" N, 85°11'28" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 3556 over SR 153
Structure number:33SR1530013
Location:OVER SR153-2MI N OF SR 2
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Total length:195.9 ft. [59.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:26°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,900 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% 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 corrrective action [3]
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]
Sufficiency rating:75.1
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$806,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017GoodGoodGoodGood1490075.1
March 2015FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1490073.0
March 2013FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1490073.0
March 2011FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1490072.2
March 2009PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory1490069.2
March 2007PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory1490070.0
April 2005FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1540072.0
March 2003PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory1719071.9
March 2001PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory1726069.9
February 1999PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactory2441069.4
May 1997PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactory2360067.8
March 1995PoorSeriousGoodSatisfactory2098068.7
February 1993PoorSeriousGoodSatisfactory1756069.1
January 1991PoorSeriousGoodGood1602069.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.800800000
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.6,8006,800000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.115115000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.9090000
Movable Bearingeach1616000
Fixed Bearingeach44000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.400400000