+30.85342, -88.91564
30°51'12" N, 88°54'56" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR 26 over BLACK CREEK
Structure number:310002606605640
Location:1.7 MI W GEORGE CL
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:150.9 ft. [46.0 m]
Total length:831.1 ft. [253.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1948
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,700 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:14% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:46.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$999,999,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory170046.5
September 2016FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory160047.3
September 2014FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory160047.3
November 2012FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory160049.1
October 2010FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory170048.4
July 2009FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory150049.8
October 2008FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory150049.8
March 2008FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory140050.6
October 2006FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory140050.6
March 2006FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory160049.1
December 2004FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory160049.1
February 2004FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory130049.3
December 2002FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory130049.3
October 2001FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory130049.3
December 2000FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory130049.3
December 1998FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory130049.3
January 1997PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory130021.5
February 1995FairGoodFairGood130034.5
March 1993FairGoodFairGood130034.5
March 1990FairVery GoodFairVery Good130043.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,7202,720000
Steel Stringerlinear ft.747747000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.23,10769222,41320
Steel Trusslinear ft.300300000
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.245245000
Steel Gusset Plateeach2828000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach44000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.6060000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6464000
Steel Pileeach8080000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,5171,36615100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.542542000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.518518000
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.5252000
Movable Bearingeach8282000
Fixed Bearingeach8282000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,3601,360000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.300300000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.774774000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,3601,359010