MORSE AVE. over I-295 (SR-9A)


+30.22611, -81.76278
30°13'34" N, 81°45'46" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:MORSE AVE. over I-295 (SR-9A)
Structure number:720251
Location:5 MI. S. OF SR-228
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:101.1 ft. [30.8 m]
Total length:276.9 ft. [84.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.3 ft. [13.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.3 ft. [14.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1970
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:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,700 [as of 2014]
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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:64.2 tons [58.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.4 tons [34.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:92.7

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201592.7Not deficientGoodGoodGood9700
May 201392.7Not deficientGoodGoodGood9700
May 201195.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood3751
May 200991.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood3701
May 200791.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood3701
May 200591.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood3651
May 200392.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood3651
May 200192.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood3601
June 199992.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood2601
June 199793.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood2601
June 199594.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood2501
July 199394.3Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good2401
September 199194.3Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2401