+35.96194, -83.97583
35°57'43" N, 83°58'33" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 169 over THIRD CREEK
Structure number:47SR1690001
Location:JUST W OF I75-N OF I40 JC
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:39.7 ft. [12.1 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1978
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:16,450 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:98.0 tons [89.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$614,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
February 201677.5Fair6 out of 10-16450
February 201478.6Good7 out of 10-14050
February 201278.0Good7 out of 10-15410
March 201076.7Good7 out of 10-18300
April 200873.9Good7 out of 10-17770
March 200672.8Good7 out of 10-20130
March 200473.8Good7 out of 10-18110
February 200274.0Good7 out of 10-17530
February 200075.0Good7 out of 10-15370
March 199874.4Good7 out of 10-16590
October 199574.5Good7 out of 10-16490
October 199375.5Good7 out of 10-14210
January 199275.3Good7 out of 10-14690
February 199075.3Good7 out of 10-14690