US 278/SR12 over BRIER CREEK


+33.42251, -82.59295
33°25'21" N, 82°35'35" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 278/SR12 over BRIER CREEK
Structure number:000000030100020
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:49.9 ft. [15.2 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:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,930 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:87.7
Estimated cost of work:$293,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
February 2017Fair5 out of 10393087.7
February 2015Fair5 out of 10393087.7
February 2013Fair5 out of 10393087.7
February 2011Fair5 out of 10416087.7
February 2009Fair5 out of 10416087.7
February 2007Fair5 out of 10411087.7
February 2005Fair5 out of 10483087.4
January 2003Fair5 out of 10440087.6
February 2001Fair5 out of 10540087.3
April 1999Fair5 out of 10540087.2
April 1997Fair5 out of 10540085.2
May 1995Fair5 out of 10540085.1
August 1993Fair6 out of 10420096.7
January 1992Good7 out of 10420096.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.376247115140