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I-240 over BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+35.14444, -89.87389
35°08'40" N, 89°52'26" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:I-240 over BRANCH
Structure number:79I02400137
Location:1.0 MI. N OF SR-23 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Total length:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
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: February 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:135,240 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:99.1 tons [90.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:74.3
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$554,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201574.3Not deficient---135240
February 201373.7Not deficient---146510
March 201160.6Not deficient---153740
May 200960.0Not deficient---163320
July 200761.4Not deficient---157530
August 200561.6Not deficient---153780
August 200361.9Not deficient---149390
September 200171.3Not deficient---153710
February 200072.1Not deficient---139200
February 199870.0Not deficient---127700