I55 over BRANCH


+35.02664, -90.00222
35°01'36" N, 90°00'08" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I55 over BRANCH
Structure number:79I00550011
Location:.4 MI N OF SR175 JCT
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Year reconstructed:2000
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:91,360 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:13% 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 desirable criteria [8]
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]
Sufficiency rating:76.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$575,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
December 2018Fair6 out of 109136076.8
January 2017Fair6 out of 109221076.8
February 2015Good7 out of 108848077.0
February 2013Good7 out of 108554077.1
March 2011Good7 out of 108312077.3
April 2009Good7 out of 108831077.0
June 2007Good7 out of 109070076.8
August 2005Good7 out of 107750077.6
August 2003Good7 out of 107233077.9
September 2001Good7 out of 107103076.0
January 2000Good7 out of 106112073.0
January 1998Good7 out of 106431072.7
August 1995Good7 out of 106011067.0
August 1993Good7 out of 105331067.0
November 1991Good7 out of 105291067.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.3543342000