FAU 3780 730617V over SOUTHERN RAILWAY


+35.96222, -83.93500
35°57'44" N, 83°56'06" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 3780 730617V over SOUTHERN RAILWAY
Structure number:47M37800001
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Total length:93.2 ft. [28.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.7 ft. [12.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:52.5 ft. [16.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:21.3 ft. [6.5 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1937
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
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: May 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:21,920 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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: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:39.6 tons [36.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:26.7 tons [24.3 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:49.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$2,446,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201449.7Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair21920
May 201249.7Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair21920
May 201049.7Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair21920
May 200849.7Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair21920
May 200648.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair18930
July 200447.5Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair26900
April 200247.3Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair27320
April 200045.7Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair30810
June 199848.8Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair23800
January 199648.8Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair24840
September 199349.8Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair22500
October 199147.8Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair20340