FAP 31 over BRANCH


+36.49858, -83.23653
36°29'55" N, 83°14'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAP 31 over BRANCH
Structure number:34SR0310005
Location:6.61 MI.N. JCT. FAS 2349
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:35.4 ft. [10.8 m]
Total length:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Skew angle:65°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1989
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,360 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:83.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2018Good7 out of 10336083.3
June 2016Good7 out of 10277085.6
July 2014Good7 out of 10256086.5
July 2012Good7 out of 10238087.3
July 2010Good7 out of 10274085.7
August 2008Good7 out of 10282084.3
August 2006Good7 out of 10292085.9
August 2004Good7 out of 10285086.2
May 2002Good7 out of 10276086.6
May 2000Good7 out of 10269086.9
August 1998Good7 out of 10270086.9
May 1996Good7 out of 10214089.4
August 1994Good7 out of 10233088.6
August 1992Good7 out of 10205089.9
January 1990Good8 out of 10205089.9