+32.98333, -87.80000
32°58'60" N, 87°47'60" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CO RD 218 over SIMS CREEK
Structure number:017759
Location:1.0 MI W KNOXVILLE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1997
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:110 [as of 1997]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Culvert condition:No deficiencies [9]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:95.0
Estimated cost of work:$330,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2018Good9 out of 1011095.0
March 2016Good9 out of 1011095.0
March 2014Good9 out of 1011095.0
March 2012Good9 out of 1011095.0
March 2010Good9 out of 1011095.0
March 2008Good9 out of 1011095.0
March 2006Good9 out of 1011095.0
January 2003Good9 out of 1011095.0
January 2001Good9 out of 1011098.0
February 2000Good9 out of 1011098.0