SR1520 over DRY CREEK


+35.80340, -79.21143
35°48'12" N, 79°12'41" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:SR1520 over DRY CREEK
Structure number:000000000370094
Old structure number:000000000037094 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.5 MI. S. JCT. SR1545
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:90.9 ft. [27.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1973
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:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:510 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Operating rating:1.0 tons [0.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:1.0 tons [0.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:38.2

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201538.2PoorFairFairPoorSD510
August 201338.2PoorFairSatisfactoryPoorSD510
August 201175.2FairFairFairFair-460
August 200979.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-1200
August 200767.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-1200
September 200578.6FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-450
August 200369.6FairSatisfactoryVery GoodFair-400
September 200185.6FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory-420
August 199979.7FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory-340
August 199783.8FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory-300
August 199583.8FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory-270
October 199356.7PoorSatisfactoryVery GoodPoorSD275
October 199148.5PoorGoodVery GoodPoorSD250