I40 over BRANCH


+35.19119, -89.97233
35°11'28" N, 89°58'20" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I40 over BRANCH
Structure number:79I00400075
Location:2.4 MI E OF SR 300 JCT
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1976
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: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:97,890 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:10% 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:74.4
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$784,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
December 2016Fair6 out of 109789074.4
January 2015Good7 out of 109517074.6
February 2013Good7 out of 109194074.8
April 2011Good7 out of 109023074.9
April 2009Good7 out of 109357074.7
June 2007Good7 out of 108998077.9
August 2005Good7 out of 109163077.8
August 2003Good7 out of 109781077.4
September 2001Good7 out of 108951077.9
January 2000Good7 out of 108344070.5
December 1997Good7 out of 108062073.8
August 1995Good7 out of 107603067.0
August 1993Good7 out of 106754067.0
November 1991Good7 out of 106846067.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.1,6051,596900