NFA 1861 over BRANCH


+36.40403, -87.43967
36°24'15" N, 87°26'23" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NFA 1861 over BRANCH
Structure number:63018610005
Location:3 MI SE PALMYRA
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Total length:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.6 ft. [7.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1960
Year reconstructed:1981
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:20 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:65.8
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$416,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017FairGoodFairSatisfactory2065.8
January 2015FairGoodFairSatisfactory2065.8
January 2013PoorGoodPoorSatisfactory2041.0
January 2011FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2090.5
January 2009FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2091.5
December 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2092.5
April 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2092.5
July 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2092.5
July 2001FairGoodGoodSatisfactory102075.9
July 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory60082.5
March 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory50082.6
March 1995FairGoodGoodSatisfactory50079.9
February 1993FairGoodGoodSatisfactory40079.9
January 1991FairGoodGoodSatisfactory40078.9