+32.41770, -82.52990
32°25'04" N, 82°31'48" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 221 / SR 56 over PENDLETON CREEK TRIB.
Structure number:000000028300180
Location:4.7 MI NE OF SOPERTON
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:7.9 ft. [2.4 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:35.8 ft. [10.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1935
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,490 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:90.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$152,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
August 2017Fair6 out of 10149090.7
August 2015Good7 out of 10149090.7
August 2013Good7 out of 10149090.7
August 2011Good7 out of 10147090.7
August 2009Good7 out of 10215089.3
August 2007Good7 out of 10232089.2
August 2005Good7 out of 10193090.4
August 2003Good7 out of 10200090.4
October 2001Good8 out of 10180090.5
November 1999Good8 out of 10160090.6
September 1997Good8 out of 10160088.6
May 1995Good8 out of 10160088.6
July 1993Good8 out of 10155088.6
July 1991Good8 out of 10151088.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.105010500