SR2156 over BEAR CREEK


+35.63487, -79.21209
35°38'06" N, 79°12'44" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR2156 over BEAR CREEK
Structure number:000000000370402
Location:0.5 MI. N. JCT. SR2155
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Total length:161.1 ft. [49.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1945
Year reconstructed:1959
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:5
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:100 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Sufficiency rating:78.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory10078.0
July 2015FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory4078.0
July 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4072.0
July 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair4058.4
July 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodFair4058.6
July 2007PoorSatisfactoryGoodPoor4048.9
July 2005PoorVery GoodGoodPoor4043.4
June 2003FairVery GoodGoodFair4053.8
August 2001FairVery GoodGoodFair3054.0
August 1999PoorPoorGoodPoor3019.1
August 1991PoorPoorGoodFair3023.1