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NC42 over CAPE FEAR RIVER

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Coordinates:
+35.54897, -79.02465
35°32'56" N, 79°01'29" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NC42 over CAPE FEAR RIVER
Structure number:000000000370031
Old structure number:000000000037031 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.2 MI. W. JCT. SR1916
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Total length:542.0 ft. [165.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1987
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:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,500 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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]
Sufficiency rating:79.2
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair250079.2
October 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair220076.7
October 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair230076.5
October 2011FairFairFairFair210075.7
October 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood290079.4
October 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory290079.4
September 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory290079.4
September 2002FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory270087.5
September 2000FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory270087.5
June 1998FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood220088.1
May 1996FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood220088.1
May 1994GoodGoodVery GoodGood210088.2
May 1992GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good200089.3
May 1990FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory160089.8