+35.11722, -85.23361
35°07'02" N, 85°14'01" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAP 153 841994R over SOUTHERN RAILWAY
Structure number:33SR1530025
Location:1 MI. N OF TN RIVER
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Total length:208.0 ft. [63.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:102.0 ft. [31.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:104.0 ft. [31.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Year reconstructed:1983
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 Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:46,650 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% 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]
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:46.5 tons [42.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:33.7 tons [30.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:81.2

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201581.2GoodGoodGoodGood-46650
April 201381.2GoodGoodGoodGood-47090
April 201183.0GoodGoodGoodGood-44280
April 200983.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-45400
March 200783.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-43730
April 200583.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-46130
April 200383.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-42230
March 200183.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-51000
February 199983.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-38600
May 199783.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-37450
January 199672.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-35350
January 199372.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-32100
April 199183.0GoodGoodGoodGood-33610

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,2481,2287130
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.12,48012,28020000
Prestressed Concrete Decksq. ft.14,97614,976000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2121000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.350350000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.44142010110
Elastomeric Bearingeach1818000
Movable Bearingeach1616000
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach2828000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.416416000