+35.20210, -82.61909
35°12'08" N, 82°37'09" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR1591 over LITTLE RIVER
Structure number:000000001750209
Location:.8 MI.N.JCT.SR1594
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Total length:254.9 ft. [77.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1971
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:5
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:730 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:96.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairSatisfactoryGoodGood73096.8
September 2016FairSatisfactoryGoodGood73096.8
September 2014FairFairGoodGood73095.8
September 2012FairFairGoodGood64095.8
September 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodGood64095.7
September 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodGood97095.6
November 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodGood82095.7
July 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodGood230092.2
September 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodGood220092.3
September 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodGood220092.3
July 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodGood230092.2
May 1990FairFairGoodVery Good80090.4