NFA 2546 (SA 3402) over BIG WAR CREEK


+36.42313, -83.32923
36°25'23" N, 83°19'45" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NFA 2546 (SA 3402) over BIG WAR CREEK
Structure number:34025460001
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Total length:62.0 ft. [18.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:17.7 ft. [5.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1946
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:120 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:16% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:74.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$256,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12074.8
August 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12074.8
August 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12074.8
August 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12074.8
September 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12072.8
September 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12072.8
September 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory36073.7
October 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory16073.8
September 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory33073.7
August 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory32073.7
November 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory16071.8
August 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory21071.7
June 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory14071.8
July 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12071.8