+35.10485, -80.95374
35°06'17" N, 80°57'13" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR1441 over STEELE CREEK
Structure number:000000001190270
Location:0.9 MI.S.JCT.NC49
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Total length:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Skew angle:25°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
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:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,000 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Structural 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 is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Culvert condition:Large spalls, heavy scaling, wide cracks, considerable efflorescence or opened construction joint permitting loss of backfill. Considerable settlement or misalignment. Considerable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection throughout, extensive corrosion or deep pitting. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:53.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
October 2017Poor4 out of 101500053.8
October 2015Fair5 out of 101400070.1
November 2012Fair5 out of 101400070.1
February 2011Fair5 out of 101040071.9
December 2008Fair5 out of 101040071.9
March 2006Fair6 out of 101040083.2
April 2004Fair6 out of 101040083.2
July 2002Fair6 out of 101040083.2
October 2000Fair6 out of 101040083.2
September 1998Fair6 out of 101040083.2
July 1991Fair6 out of 101040098.4