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LA0526 over WEST FORK GILMER BAYOU

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Coordinates:
+32.42029, -93.90013
32°25'13" N, 93°54'00" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:LA0526 over WEST FORK GILMER BAYOU
Structure number:040908090802011
Location:04098090802011
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1977
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,800 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:20% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:43.6 tons [39.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:84.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201684.0Not deficient---8800
February 201483.6Not deficient---12700
February 201283.5Not deficient---12900
February 201083.6Not deficient---12300
February 200883.7Not deficient---11600
February 200683.7Not deficient---11500
February 200483.7Not deficient---11500
March 200284.2Not deficient---7000
February 200083.8Not deficient---10512
February 199883.8Not deficient---10512
February 199684.0Not deficient---11250
January 199483.9Not deficient---12244
February 199283.8Not deficient---12693