+35.02778, -89.82194
35°01'40" N, 89°49'19" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:FAU 5024 over TOWLES CREEK
Structure number:790B2620001
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Total length:94.2 ft. [28.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Skew angle:28°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1955
Year reconstructed:1995
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,720 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:32.7 tons [29.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:19.8 tons [18.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:73.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,243,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201573.5Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory7720
April 201373.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood7720
May 201173.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood7720
June 200973.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood7720
November 200789.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood7720
October 200588.7Not deficientGoodGoodGood8330
October 200388.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood8200
November 200189.1Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood7560
March 200091.3Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood7410
May 199892.5Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood9020
June 199894.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood5090
December 199594.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood5090
September 199372.5Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3900
December 199186.8Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory200