FAU 385 over SR385 / 04385


+35.05472, -89.82942
35°03'17" N, 89°49'46" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 385 over SR385 / 04385
Structure number:79SR3850013
Location:3.6 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:230.0 ft. [70.1 m]
Total length:230.0 ft. [70.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:116.8 ft. [35.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:29°
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:87,820 [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:85.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017GoodGoodVery GoodGood8782085.4
March 2015GoodGoodVery GoodGood8830085.4
March 2013GoodGoodVery GoodGood8107084.8
May 2011GoodGoodVery GoodGood7628085.0
June 2009FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood7659085.0
September 2007GoodGoodVery GoodGood7990084.8
September 2005GoodGoodVery GoodGood8096084.8
October 2003GoodGoodVery GoodGood6775089.6
October 2001GoodGoodVery GoodGood6306091.9
March 2000GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good5060092.5
March 1998GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good6122092.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,7602,760000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,7602,760000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.27,60027,600000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.274274000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.460460000