FAU 317 over BRANCH


+35.07333, -85.19000
35°04'24" N, 85°11'24" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 317 over BRANCH
Structure number:33SR3170005
Location:0.51 MI. E OF SR-153 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1998
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:17,970 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Culvert condition:No noticeable or noteworthy deficiencies which affect the condition of the culvert. Insignificant scrape marks caused by drift. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:83.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
December 201683.0Good8 out of 10-17970
December 201483.0Good8 out of 10-18430
December 201283.9Good8 out of 10-20200
December 201083.8Good8 out of 10-20550
December 200883.9Good8 out of 10-18960
December 200683.9Good8 out of 10-19980
January 200584.1Good8 out of 10-16730
February 200384.0Good8 out of 10-16840
March 200184.0Good8 out of 10-18300
January 200184.0Good8 out of 10-16920
October 199884.0Good8 out of 10-17470

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.7507292010