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US 231 SBL over WARES FERRY ROAD

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Coordinates:
+32.39133, -86.21122
32°23'29" N, 86°12'40" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:US 231 SBL over WARES FERRY ROAD
Structure number:008687
Location:0.5 MI.N. OF ATLANTA HWY
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:146.0 ft. [44.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:20.3 ft. [6.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,150 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:58.9 tons [53.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.0 tons [31.8 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:76.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,722,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201476.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood18150
May 201276.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood20605
May 201076.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood18150
June 200877.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood18625
May 200678.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood19350
April 200478.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood19260
March 200278.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood18370
April 200076.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood20310
April 199876.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood18300
April 199676.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood17675
March 199476.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood16815
February 199276.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood16220