+35.10467, -80.95361
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 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,000 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:45.9 tons [41.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:70.1

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
October 201570.1Fair5 out of 10-14000
November 201270.1Fair5 out of 10-14000
February 201171.9Fair5 out of 10-10400
December 200871.9Fair5 out of 10-10400
March 200683.2Fair6 out of 10-10400
April 200483.2Fair6 out of 10-10400
July 200283.2Fair6 out of 10-10400
October 200083.2Fair6 out of 10-10400
September 199883.2Fair6 out of 10-10400
July 199198.4Fair6 out of 10-10400