SR1559 over DRY CREEK


+35.77760, -79.27789
35°46'39" N, 79°16'40" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:SR1559 over DRY CREEK
Structure number:000000000370117
Location:0.5 MI.N.JCT.SR1346
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Total length:95.1 ft. [29.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2003
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:170 [as of 2000]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry 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 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 foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:93.8 tons [85.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:55.9 tons [50.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:100.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
August 2015100.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood170
August 2013100.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood170
August 2011100.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood170
August 2009100.0Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good170
August 2007100.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good170
September 2005100.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good170
September 200119.2Structurally deficientFairSeriousPoor170
August 199931.9Structurally deficientFairSeriousFair95
August 199156.3Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory70