+35.06678, -89.84386
35°04'00" N, 89°50'38" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 385 over KIRBY PKWY
Structure number:79SR3850009
Location:2.4 MI E OF I-240 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:239.8 ft. [73.1 m]
Total length:239.8 ft. [73.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:118.1 ft. [36.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:18°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1996
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
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:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:111,300 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:83.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017GoodGoodVery GoodGood11130083.2
March 2015GoodGoodVery GoodGood11168083.1
March 2013GoodGoodVery GoodGood10448083.5
April 2011GoodGoodVery GoodGood9989083.8
June 2009FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood9984083.8
September 2007GoodGoodVery GoodGood10347083.6
September 2005GoodGoodVery GoodGood10503087.8
October 2003GoodGoodVery GoodGood8937088.6
October 2001GoodGoodVery GoodGood8815090.6
March 2000GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good7546091.2
March 1998GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good7641091.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,8802,880000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,8802,880000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.28,80028,800000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.24,15024,150000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.252251100
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.480480000