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NATCHEZ TRACE PARK over SWEETWATER BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+35.24811, -87.63853
35°14'53" N, 87°38'19" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NATCHEZ TRACE PARK over SWEETWATER BRANCH
Structure number:5570285P0000000
Location:13.0 MILES FROM TN ROUTE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Owner:National Park Service [66]
Year built:1964
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for other load-capacity restriction [R]
Average daily traffic:685 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
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]
Sufficiency rating:88.9
Estimated cost of work:$38,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
April 2015Fair6 out of 1068588.9
March 2011Fair6 out of 1068590.9
April 2007Good7 out of 1068590.9
June 2003Good7 out of 1068590.9
June 2001Good7 out of 1068590.9
March 2001Good7 out of 1068591.6