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POPE ROAD over HIGHTOWER CREEK

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Coordinates:
+34.91599, -83.69898
34°54'58" N, 83°41'56" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:POPE ROAD over HIGHTOWER CREEK
Structure number:000000028150310
Location:4 MI SE OF HIAWASSEE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Total length:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Skew angle:11°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:2004
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:104 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:1% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:76.1
Estimated cost of work:$286,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018GoodGoodGoodGood10476.1
May 2016GoodGoodGoodGood10476.1
May 2014GoodGoodGoodGood10476.1
May 2012GoodGoodGoodGood10474.8
May 2010GoodGoodGoodVery Good10078.9
May 2008GoodGoodGoodVery Good10078.9
May 2006FairGoodSatisfactoryVery Good10067.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.26814812000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,2191,71950000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.1,0721,0403200
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.3232000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach44000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.88000
Fixed Bearingeach44000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.88000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.134134000