US 72; SR 2 over CROW CREEK


+34.84007, -85.83185
34°50'24" N, 85°49'55" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 72; SR 2 over CROW CREEK
Structure number:014497
Old structure number:00000002360409B (from 1992 edition)
Location:1 MI W JCT US 72 * SR 117
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:527.9 ft. [160.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1988
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:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:13,300 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:90.7
Estimated cost of work:$5,335,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018GoodGoodGoodGood1330090.7
January 2016GoodGoodGoodGood554494.7
November 2014GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good523094.8
November 2012GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good617094.6
November 2010GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good618594.6
November 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good631596.5
November 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good652596.5
November 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good633596.5
November 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good574596.7
October 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good519096.8
October 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good499096.6
October 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good474596.7
October 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good430096.7
October 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good382596.9
July 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good697094.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,1683,166110
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.22,7049,98412,72000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach128220
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.111107400
Steel Pileeach3636000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,66003,66000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.400392620
Pourable Jointlinear ft.17238100340
Elastomeric Bearingeach108800280
Movable Bearingeach2401950
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3500350
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,0561,0461000