+36.00972, -83.84333
36°00'35" N, 83°50'36" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 168 over LOVES CREEK
Structure number:47SR0090005
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Total length:67.3 ft. [20.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:98.8 ft. [30.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
Year reconstructed:1956
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,130 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:78.2 tons [71.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:87.2

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201687.2FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-10130
March 201484.3FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-10030
March 201284.4FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-9920
April 201070.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-13660
April 200870.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-14350
March 200670.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-11900
March 200470.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-15950
January 200270.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-15350
January 200070.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-15430
March 199870.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-12170
October 199570.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-13590
December 199370.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-12870
January 199270.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-16340
January 199082.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-16340