FAU 3588 SBL over SR 153


+35.13083, -85.24472
35°07'51" N, 85°14'41" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 3588 SBL over SR 153
Structure number:33SR1530030
Location:2.4 MI.N.OF TN. RV.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:184.1 ft. [56.1 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:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Skew angle:23°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
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: April 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:29,850 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:83.2 tons [75.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:62.6
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$751,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201562.6FairFairFairFairFO29850
April 201362.6FairFairFairFairFO29850
April 201162.6FairFairFairFairFO29850
April 200962.6FairFairFairFairFO29850
March 200762.6FairFairFairFairFO29850
April 200559.6FairFairFairFairFO30630
April 200359.5FairFairFairFairFO31110
March 200157.5PoorPoorFairFairSD30170
February 199956.4PoorSeriousFairFairSD30730
May 199753.8PoorSeriousFairFairSD30770
March 199565.5PoorSeriousSatisfactoryGoodSD31430
March 199366.1PoorSeriousSatisfactoryGoodSD26000
February 199159.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO25940

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.73638434660
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.6,6246,624000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach64110
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.112104620
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.9691320
Movable Bearingeach1616000
Fixed Bearingeach1212000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.368368000