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LAUREL AVENUE SW over BENGES BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+36.92667, -82.63667
36°55'36" N, 82°38'12" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LAUREL AVENUE SW over BENGES BRANCH
Structure number:000000000022445
Location:0.01 MI FR 12TH ST
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Total length:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:440 [as of 1990]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:25.0 tons [22.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:18.9 tons [17.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:59.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$127,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201659.7FairFairFairSatisfactory-440
March 201559.7FairFairFairSatisfactory-440
March 201459.7FairFairFairSatisfactory-440
March 201359.7FairFairFairSatisfactory-440
March 201276.1FairFairFairSatisfactory-440
March 201176.1FairFairFairSatisfactory-440
March 200975.9FairFairFairSatisfactory-440
March 200786.9FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-440
May 200587.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-440
April 200387.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-440
March 200246.9PoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySeriousSD440
May 200087.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-440
April 199887.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-440
April 199687.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-440
April 199487.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-440
July 199288.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-440
January 199087.9GoodGoodGoodVery Good-440