+35.34551, -77.19666
35°20'44" N, 77°11'48" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR1478 over SWIFT CREEK
Structure number:000000000490031
Old structure number:000000000049031 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.4 MI.S.JCT.NC43
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:301.9 ft. [92.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2003
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:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:600 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:99.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017GoodGoodGoodGood60099.8
January 2015GoodGoodGoodGood60099.8
January 2013GoodGoodGoodGood59099.6
January 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good58098.6
January 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good63099.6
January 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good61098.6
February 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good61098.6
February 2003PoorVery GoodFairPoor94048.7
April 2001PoorVery GoodGoodPoor69049.1
January 1999PoorVery GoodVery GoodPoor60049.2
January 1997PoorVery GoodVery GoodPoor50019.8
January 1995PoorVery GoodVery GoodPoor50019.8
February 1993PoorFairVery GoodPoor40020.4
December 1990PoorFairVery GoodPoor40020.4