SR2480 over I85


+35.27893, -80.79353
35°16'44" N, 80°47'37" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR2480 over I85
Structure number:000000001190285
Location:0.1 MI. E. JCT. SR2621
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Total length:230.0 ft. [70.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Skew angle:18°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1971
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 continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,000 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:80.9 tons [73.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:49.0 tons [44.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:95.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201695.0FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-28000
September 201495.0FairFairGoodGood-28000
September 201295.0FairFairGoodGood-24500
September 201096.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-34000
September 200896.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-28000
October 200697.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood-27000
July 200497.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood-27000
May 200297.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood-25500
June 200097.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood-25500
April 199897.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood-21300
June 199095.2FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory-23100

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,6451152,53000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.15,70812,891002,817
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.30,36010,120020,2400
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.19216011210
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2678691900
Timber Pier Caplinear ft.8787000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.270270000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.2709001800
Movable Bearingeach21101100
Fixed Bearingeach22100120
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.110980012
Other Bearingeach1111000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.230230000