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US-41 NC over OHIO RIVER

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Coordinates:
+37.90761, -87.54968
37°54'27" N, 87°32'59" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-41 NC over OHIO RIVER
Structure number:051B00007L
Location:SBL OHIO RIVER BRIDGE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:720.2 ft. [219.5 m]
Total length:5427.1 ft. [1654.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:88.9 ft. [27.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:20,554 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:41.4 tons [37.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:24.9 tons [22.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:49.2

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201649.2FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactoryFO20554
August 201460.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO19314
August 201267.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO18800
September 201072.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-17550
September 200871.8FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-19000
September 200669.7FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-36000
May 200469.5FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-37607