+47.82272, -96.00034
47°49'22" N, 96°00'01" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 59 over HILL RIVER
Structure number:5818
Location:0.3 MI N OF JCT TH 92
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:39.4 ft. [12.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,000 [as of 2008]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Structural 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 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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:95.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
May 2017Fair6 out of 10200095.5
May 2015Fair6 out of 10200095.5
May 2013Good7 out of 10200095.5
May 2011Good7 out of 10200093.5
May 2009Good7 out of 10200093.5
April 2007Good7 out of 10215093.3
July 2005Good7 out of 10215093.3
October 2003Good7 out of 10205093.5
May 2001Good7 out of 10160094.1
October 2000Good7 out of 10160093.9
November 1999Good7 out of 10180093.6
November 1997Good7 out of 10160095.6
November 1995Good7 out of 10220091.7
November 1994Good7 out of 10220091.7
October 1993Good7 out of 10220091.7
May 1992Good7 out of 10160093.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.19815533100