US17 over US76


+34.23108, -77.96035
34°13'52" N, 77°57'37" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US17 over US76
Structure number:000000000190007
Location:1.9 MI. N. OF JCT. NC 133
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:219.2 ft. [66.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.5 ft. [15.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.5 ft. [16.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:18°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
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:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, would be posted or closed except for temporary shoring [D]
Average daily traffic:32,500 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:16.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017PoorFairPoorSatisfactory3250016.0
February 2015PoorFairPoorSatisfactory3250016.0
February 2013PoorFairPoorFair3400014.0
February 2011FairFairFairFair2900072.3
March 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1100093.9
March 2007FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1100093.9
March 2005PoorFairPoorSatisfactory1100066.4
March 2003PoorFairPoorSatisfactory1300066.1
August 2001PoorFairSeriousSatisfactory1450047.8
May 1999PoorFairPoorSatisfactory1450063.8
January 1991PoorFairPoorSatisfactory2060055.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,9801,7501931720
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.17,38817,3180700
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.12,26401,23811,0260
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1212000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.128127010
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.311311000
Compression Jointlinear ft.169001690
Movable Bearingeach3600360
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3600360
Fixed Bearingeach36315180
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3630330
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.2201991533
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2202050015
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.440440000