+35.51989, -79.34858
35°31'12" N, 79°20'55" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:NC42 over DEEP RIVER
Structure number:000000000370019
Location:0.3 MI. E. JCT. SR2306
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Total length:330.1 ft. [100.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
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:6
Main spans material:Steel [3]
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: January 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:1,700 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 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]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:43.9 tons [39.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:26.0 tons [23.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:58.1

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201658.1FairFairSatisfactoryFair-1700
January 201458.1FairFairSatisfactoryFair-1700
January 201258.3FairFairFairFair-1500
January 201060.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-1300
February 200852.1FairFairSatisfactoryFair-1400
February 200649.4FairFairGoodFair-1400
January 200463.0FairFairGoodSatisfactory-1300
March 200264.1FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory-1200
March 200064.1FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory-1200
March 199864.2FairFairVery GoodGood-1100
March 199056.7FairFairVery GoodGood-1000