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LOWER CARTECAY RD over CARTECAY RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.63867, -84.40867
34°38'19" N, 84°24'31" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LOWER CARTECAY RD over CARTECAY RIVER
Structure number:000000012350240
Location:6 MI SE OF ELLIJAY
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Total length:115.2 ft. [35.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1959
Year reconstructed:1974
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:490 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Critical [2 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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 with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:21.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$192,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018PoorVery GoodSatisfactoryCritical49021.7
September 2017PoorVery GoodSatisfactoryCritical49021.7
April 2015FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory49048.3
April 2013GoodVery GoodGoodGood49048.3
March 2011GoodVery GoodGoodGood60046.3
March 2009GoodVery GoodGoodGood62046.3
March 2007GoodVery GoodGoodGood60046.3
March 2005GoodVery GoodGoodGood39048.3
April 2003GoodVery GoodGoodGood74046.3
March 2001GoodVery GoodGoodGood74063.9
April 1999GoodVery GoodGoodGood47063.8
April 1998FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory43063.8
February 1997PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactory43021.5
November 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory39068.4
January 1993FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory39068.4
February 1991FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory27068.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.8050763420
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,959003,9590
Substructure
Masonry Pier Walllinear ft.40003010
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.4000400
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.80602000
Deck
Corrugated or Orthotropic Decksq. ft.2,3002,300000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,3002,300000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.23011501150