+35.20469, -82.71504
35°12'17" N, 82°42'54" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR1538 over HOGSED CREEK
Structure number:000000001750012
Location:.2 MI.S.JCT.US276
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
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:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:550 [as of 2015]
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: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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:50.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryGood55050.6
August 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryFair51043.4
August 2014FairGoodFairFair51043.4
August 2012PoorGoodFairPoor51017.9
August 2010PoorGoodSatisfactoryPoor56017.5
August 2008PoorGoodSatisfactoryPoor61017.1
September 2006FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory69049.2
July 2004FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory69049.2
August 2002FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory63049.3
August 2000FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory63049.3
July 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodFair77038.6
May 1990FairGoodGoodSatisfactory20047.3