+35.01733, -83.67955
35°01'02" N, 83°40'46" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR1163 over GEISKY CREEK
Structure number:000000000430096
Location:.25 MI.N.JCT.SR1163
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Total length:106.0 ft. [32.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1966
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:170 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:67.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryFair17067.8
August 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryFair17080.3
August 2014FairGoodGoodFair17080.3
August 2012PoorGoodGoodPoor17035.4
August 2010PoorGoodGoodPoor21035.4
August 2008PoorGoodGoodPoor18035.4
August 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory22090.7
June 2004FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory24089.2
July 2002FairExcellentGoodSatisfactory23089.2
August 2000FairExcellentGoodSatisfactory23089.2
August 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory23084.0
May 1991PoorPoorGoodGood17078.3