+34.67037, -86.75955
34°40'13" N, 86°45'34" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:I-565 over BRADFORD CREEK
Structure number:014450
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:41.0 ft. [12.5 m]
Total length:246.1 ft. [75.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.8 ft. [16.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1988
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:6
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:24,123 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:74.6 tons [67.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:46.1 tons [41.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:89.6
Estimated cost of work:$3,522,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201589.6GoodGoodGoodVery Good-24123
May 201389.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-23195
May 201189.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-23083
May 200989.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-22495
May 200789.8GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-22045
May 200590.0GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-19680
May 200390.1GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-18575
May 200190.1GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-18575
May 199990.3GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-16985
July 199790.6GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-14170
July 199591.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-14170
July 199392.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-11760
October 199192.2GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-10170