SR 17- SR 75 over WIKE CREEK


+34.86736, -83.71675
34°52'02" N, 83°43'00" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR 17- SR 75 over WIKE CREEK
Structure number:000000028100130
Location:6.2 MI S OF HIAWASSEE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Total length:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1939
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,910 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:81.3
Estimated cost of work:$340,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2018Fair6 out of 10191081.3
May 2016Fair6 out of 10191081.3
May 2014Fair6 out of 10191081.3
May 2012Fair6 out of 10191081.3
May 2010Fair6 out of 10266080.7
May 2008Fair6 out of 10266080.7
April 2006Fair6 out of 10253080.8
May 2004Fair6 out of 10280080.6
April 2002Fair6 out of 10300080.4
April 2000Fair6 out of 10240080.9
June 1998Fair6 out of 10230081.0
March 1996Fair6 out of 10201081.2
May 1994Fair6 out of 10201081.2
June 1992Fair6 out of 10201079.8
August 1990Fair6 out of 10201079.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Culvertlinear ft.1290100290