ELTON ROAD over I 55


+32.22136, -90.22609
32°13'17" N, 90°13'34" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:ELTON ROAD over I 55
Structure number:510005502508730
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Total length:229.0 ft. [69.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.2 ft. [9.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
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 continuous [2]
Main spans design:Box Beam or girders - Single or Spread [06]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,400 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 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 replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:21.8 tons [19.8 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:51.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$2,350,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201451.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairVery Good4400
September 201351.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairVery Good4400
June 201251.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairVery Good4400
June 201051.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairVery Good4400
May 200862.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodVery Good6000
September 200660.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodVery Good6000
October 200460.0Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good5000
August 200260.1Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good4900
October 200060.0Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good4900
20000.0Not applicable---15000
August 199860.0Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good4900
November 199676.0Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good4900
January 199578.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good520
March 199378.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good480
May 199179.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good400