FAU 385 over BRANCH


+35.04003, -89.80194
35°02'24" N, 89°48'07" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 385 over BRANCH
Structure number:79SR3850069
Location:1.1 MI E OF SR177 JCT
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:18.7 ft. [5.7 m]
Total length:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Skew angle:15°
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]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:69,440 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% 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:78.1
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,154,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
February 2017Fair6 out of 106944078.1
March 2015Fair6 out of 106969078.0
March 2013Good7 out of 106320078.4
May 2011Good7 out of 105817078.7
June 2009Good7 out of 105805078.7
September 2007Good7 out of 106123078.5
September 2005Good7 out of 106336078.4
October 2003Good7 out of 105446078.9
October 2001Good7 out of 105542081.8
March 2000Good8 out of 103825082.8
March 1998Good8 out of 106122081.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.600600000