+35.85412, -79.23124
35°51'15" N, 79°13'52" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:SR1539 over COLLINS CREEK
Structure number:000000000370089
Location:0.1 MI. W. JCT. SR1544
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Total length:102.0 ft. [31.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.3 ft. [7.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1955
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:670 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Operating rating:38.0 tons [34.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:23.0 tons [20.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.2

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201572.2Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory670
May 201372.2Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory670
May 201170.7Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory600
May 200970.3Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory640
April 200768.7Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory690
April 200564.4Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory710
April 200368.7Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodGood710
August 200162.7Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodGood790
August 199968.7Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood600
August 199158.8Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodFair400