FAS 131 over BRANCH


+36.19710, -83.76488
36°11'50" N, 83°45'54" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAS 131 over BRANCH
Structure number:87SR1310001
Location:3.5 M NE OF KNOX CO LN
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:11.5 ft. [3.5 m]
Total length:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.3 ft. [7.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,490 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:74.5
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$164,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
July 2018Fair6 out of 10249074.5
August 2016Fair6 out of 10223074.8
August 2014Fair6 out of 10241074.6
August 2012Fair6 out of 10234069.1
September 2010Fair6 out of 10313068.0
September 2008Fair6 out of 10292066.3
August 2006Fair6 out of 10318065.9
August 2004Fair6 out of 10311066.0
June 2002Fair6 out of 10321066.9
June 2000Fair6 out of 10287067.4
August 1998Fair6 out of 10263067.7
May 1996Fair6 out of 10334065.6
September 1994Fair6 out of 10330065.7
June 1992Fair6 out of 10251067.5
August 1990Fair6 out of 10251067.5