SR1565 over TAR RIVER


+36.37056, -78.84335
36°22'14" N, 78°50'36" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR1565 over TAR RIVER
Structure number:000000001450098
Old structure number:000000000145098 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.5 MI. E. OF JCT.SR1571
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Total length:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
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:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:150 [as of 2000]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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:59.3
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15059.3
February 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15059.3
February 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15059.3
February 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15059.3
February 2010FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15060.7
February 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15060.7
November 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15057.4
June 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15057.4
June 2001FairGoodGoodSatisfactory13057.4
June 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory13055.7
May 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory17055.6
May 1995FairGoodGoodSatisfactory6072.7
May 1993FairGoodGoodSatisfactory17059.4
June 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory17057.4