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FAU 3604 over FRIAR BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+35.05222, -85.14639
35°03'08" N, 85°08'47" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:FAU 3604 over FRIAR BRANCH
Structure number:33M36040007
Location:IN CHATTANOOGA
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,250 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:96.3

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201596.3Not deficient---7250
May 201397.3Not deficient---7250
June 201199.3Not deficient---7250
May 200999.3Not deficient---7250
June 200796.3Not deficient---7250
May 200596.1Not deficient---9740
June 200396.1Not deficient---9740
May 200196.9Not deficient---710
April 199996.9Not deficient---600
June 199797.0Not deficient---500
April 199597.0Not deficient---590
April 199397.0Not deficient---200
June 199197.0Not deficient---200