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ARNOLD BOTTOMS RD over SOUTH FORK BROAD RIVER

Map

Coordinates:
+34.05297, -83.14746
34°03'11" N, 83°08'51" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ARNOLD BOTTOMS RD over SOUTH FORK BROAD RIVER
Structure number:000000019550230
Location:1.5 MI SW OF COMER
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:140.1 ft. [42.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:490 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:88.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017FairGoodGoodSatisfactory49088.8
March 2015FairGoodGoodSatisfactory49088.8
March 2013FairGoodGoodSatisfactory49088.8
March 2011FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory62087.2
March 2009FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory62087.2
March 2007FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory60087.2
March 2005FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory39087.3
February 2003FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory74087.1
April 2001FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory74086.9
July 1999FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory47087.0
April 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood42087.0
March 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good42087.3
February 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good42087.3
October 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good42087.3
April 1991PoorPoorSatisfactoryPoor42015.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.5565362000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.3,7538912,86200
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5656000
Steel Pileeach1212000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.37421201620
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.7272000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.120001200
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach2020000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.245245000