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FAU 4831 over BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+36.02556, -83.99444
36°01'32" N, 83°59'40" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:FAU 4831 over BRANCH
Structure number:47048310001
Location:CITY OF KNOXVILLE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:22,950 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:4% 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:73.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$319,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201473.6Not deficient---22950
June 201273.6Not deficient---22950
June 201073.6Not deficient---22950
June 200874.6Not deficient---22950
June 200676.8Not deficient---18070
May 200479.3Not deficient---12540
May 200279.8Not deficient---11380
April 200080.1Not deficient---10690
July 199880.5Not deficient---9820
February 199682.3Not deficient---3800