US 59 NB over FM 1163


+29.17501, -96.27711
29°10'30" N, 96°16'38" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 59 NB over FM 1163
Structure number:132410008906087
Location:1.00 MI W OF SH 71
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Total length:174.9 ft. [53.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.3 ft. [12.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1970
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,180 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:95.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017GoodGoodGoodGood1118095.0
January 2015GoodGoodGoodGood1118095.0
February 2013GoodGoodGoodGood961095.1
March 2011GoodGoodGoodGood922096.1
April 2009GoodGoodGoodGood972096.1
April 2007GoodGoodGoodGood1096096.0
May 2005GoodVery GoodGoodGood878097.2
May 2003GoodVery GoodGoodGood1012097.1
May 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood676097.4
July 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood2098.0
May 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood641097.4
July 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1098.0
June 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood520099.6
March 1991FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory520099.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.84543000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.8080000
Elastomeric Bearingeach3232000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.402401100