+35.02114, -83.68397
35°01'16" N, 83°41'02" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR1353 over GIESKY CREEK
Structure number:000000000430102
Location:.1 MI.E.JCT.SR1162
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.6 ft. [7.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1938
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:680 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:69.2
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryGood68069.2
July 2016FairGoodGoodFair68057.5
July 2014FairGoodGoodFair68057.5
July 2012FairGoodGoodFair69057.5
July 2010FairGoodGoodSatisfactory79061.0
August 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory83061.0
July 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory78058.3
June 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory77058.3
July 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory56064.4
August 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory56064.4
August 1998FairGoodGoodSatisfactory48065.4
May 1991GoodGoodVery GoodGood50067.3