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BIG COVE ACCESS RO over RAVEN FORK

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Coordinates:
+35.51364, -83.29931
35°30'49" N, 83°17'58" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BIG COVE ACCESS RO over RAVEN FORK
Structure number:5460105P0000000
Location:0.5 MILES FROM U.S. ROUTE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Total length:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:18.7 ft. [5.7 m]
Owner:National Park Service [66]
Year built:1921
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:100 [as of 2009]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:58.1
Estimated cost of work:$2,400,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017PoorPoorFairSatisfactory10058.1
May 2015PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory10050.6
May 2013PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory10050.6
May 2011PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory10050.6
May 2009PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory10050.6
May 2007PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory10050.4
May 2005PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory10050.6
July 2003PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory10050.4
August 2001PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory10050.4
August 1999PoorPoorSatisfactoryGood10050.4