US0165 over FISH CREEK


+31.63656, -92.41810
31°38'12" N, 92°25'05" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US0165 over FISH CREEK
Structure number:082200150407742
Location:1.6 MI NORTH OF LA 524
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Total length:504.0 ft. [153.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1948
Year reconstructed:1981
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:14
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,480 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:25% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:94.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory348094.3
November 2015FairSatisfactoryFairFair348083.2
November 2014FairSatisfactoryFairFair342083.2
July 2012PoorPoorPoorPoor306069.6
February 2012PoorPoorPoorPoor306069.6
February 2011PoorPoorPoorPoor276069.6
February 2010PoorPoorPoorPoor460069.0
February 2009PoorPoorPoorPoor460068.0
February 2008PoorPoorPoorPoor480068.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,5283,5072010
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.20,16020,05910100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.9696000
Prestressed Concrete Pileeach2626000
Reinforced Concrete Pileeach9190100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.520520000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.556556000
Elastomeric Bearingeach5656000
Movable Bearingeach7000700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.105001050
Fixed Bearingeach7007000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.105001050
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,0081,008000