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BELLS FERRY ROAD over DOZIER CREEK

Map

Coordinates:
+34.32096, -85.11021
34°19'15" N, 85°06'37" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BELLS FERRY ROAD over DOZIER CREEK
Structure number:000000011500960
Location:5.9 MI NE OF ROME
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Total length:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1932
Year reconstructed:1957
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:650 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:72.8
Estimated cost of work:$223,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory65072.8
November 2015FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory65072.8
November 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory65082.8
November 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory70082.8
November 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory72082.8
November 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory72082.8
October 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory72082.8
October 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory80082.8
November 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory50083.9
November 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory90082.6
October 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory90082.6
August 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory90082.7
August 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory88082.7
July 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory64882.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3042280760
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,9150001,915
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.1,2921,292000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,2921,292000
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.3803800
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.3838000
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.3636000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.7676000