FAP 34 731386T over SR 34 LF LN / SOU RR


+36.14000, -83.44861
36°08'24" N, 83°26'55" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAP 34 731386T over SR 34 LF LN / SOU RR
Structure number:45SR0340011
Location:1.8 M NE OF HAMBLEN CO LN
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:84.0 ft. [25.6 m]
Total length:429.2 ft. [130.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:22.3 ft. [6.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1953
Year reconstructed:1996
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
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:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,480 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:7% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:56.4 tons [51.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:33.7 tons [30.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:67.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$5,909,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201567.0FairFairFairFair-20480
November 201367.0FairFairFairFair-20100
October 201134.2PoorPoorSeriousPoorSD18440
November 200934.8PoorFairSeriousPoorSD21500
October 200767.6FairFairFairSatisfactory-20890
December 200566.6FairFairFairSatisfactory-20500
December 200379.6FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-11030
October 200179.6FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-20780
December 199973.6FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-20110
November 199771.6FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-22690
October 199548.8PoorPoorFairFairSD21760
November 199350.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO18570
December 199150.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO17150