+36.17305, -83.77065
36°10'23" N, 83°46'14" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NFA 1299 over LITTLE BRANCH
Structure number:870D3740001
Location:BTWN SR61 & 131-S OF LUTT
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.4 ft. [5.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1940
Year reconstructed:1975
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:580 [as of 2019]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:44.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$512,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018FairFairFairSatisfactory58044.6
August 2016FairFairFairSatisfactory58044.6
September 2014FairFairFairSatisfactory58044.6
September 2012FairFairFairSatisfactory58044.6
October 2010FairFairFairSatisfactory58044.6
September 2008FairFairFairSatisfactory58044.6
September 2006FairFairFairSatisfactory60044.5
September 2004FairFairFairSatisfactory48045.8
July 2002PoorPoorFairSatisfactory51042.7
July 2000PoorPoorFairSatisfactory54042.6
September 1998PoorPoorFairSatisfactory75042.1
June 1996FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory70050.7
September 1994FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory70050.7
June 1992FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory23052.4
September 1990FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory23052.4