+35.21667, -89.74722
35°13'00" N, 89°44'50" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:FAU 2278 over DAVIES PLANTATION / I-40
Structure number:79I00400121
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Total length:247.1 ft. [75.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.5 ft. [8.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.7 ft. [5.4 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,430 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:55.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$3,409,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201555.3Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood4430
February 201346.5Functionally obsoleteGoodFairGood4430
March 201130.5Structurally deficientGoodPoorGood4430
April 200930.5Structurally deficientGoodPoorGood4430
June 200746.5Functionally obsoleteGoodFairGood4430
August 200546.5Functionally obsoleteGoodFairGood3600
August 200357.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood3120
August 200154.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood3660
January 200024.5Structurally deficientSeriousPoorGood3910
June 199853.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood3730
August 199553.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood3730
August 199352.3Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2100
November 199161.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1000