+39.00449, -87.59795
39°00'16" N, 87°35'53" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SBI-163 over SUGAR CREEK
Structure number:017002100000000
Old structure number:000017002104662 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.25 MI NE PALESTINE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Total length:176.8 ft. [53.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.5 ft. [9.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1937
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:25 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:49.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018PoorFairPoorGood2549.4
September 2017FairFairFairGood2562.4
October 2016FairFairFairGood2562.4
October 2015FairFairFairGood2562.4
November 2014FairFairFairGood2562.4
December 2013FairFairFairGood2562.4
January 2013FairFairFairGood2565.2
February 2012FairFairFairGood2565.2
March 2011FairFairFairGood2565.2
March 2010FairFairFairGood2565.2
April 2008FairFairFairGood2565.2
April 2007FairSatisfactoryFairGood2566.2
May 2006FairSatisfactoryFairGood2566.2
June 2005FairSatisfactoryFairGood2566.2
August 2004FairSatisfactoryFairGood2566.2
August 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood2576.2
August 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood3076.2
February 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood10970.7
February 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood10076.2
February 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood10076.2
December 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood10076.2
December 1990FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood10076.2