+36.38898, -87.44790
36°23'20" N, 87°26'52" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NFA 1861 over BUDDS BRANCH
Structure number:63018610009
Location:4 MI SE PALMYRA
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.2 ft. [9.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1980
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
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:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:190 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:93.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good19093.8
January 2015GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good19093.8
January 2013GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good19093.8
January 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good19089.4
January 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good19089.4
December 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good19091.4
April 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good19091.4
July 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good19091.4
July 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good102078.6
July 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good30089.2
March 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good10094.9
March 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good20092.8
February 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good20090.8
January 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good20090.8