FAU 3556 350034J over CSX RAILROAD


+35.05556, -85.20361
35°03'20" N, 85°12'13" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 3556 350034J over CSX RAILROAD
Structure number:33035560011
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Total length:144.0 ft. [43.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:39°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1959
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,900 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:76.2 tons [69.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:59.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$574,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201559.4Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryFair14900
June 201359.4Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryFair14900
June 201160.4Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryFair14900
June 200961.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair14900
July 200760.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair14900
May 200556.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair21860
May 200356.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair21860
May 200158.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair17700
June 199954.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair24410
August 199756.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair23600
April 199570.5Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory20980
May 199372.2Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory17560
May 199173.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory16020