+36.47088, -79.11159
36°28'15" N, 79°06'42" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NC57 over COBBS CREEK
Structure number:000000001450020
Old structure number:000000000145020 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.3 MI. SE OF JCT. SR1313
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:210.0 ft. [64.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
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:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
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: March 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,400 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry 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 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:62.3
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2018FairFairSatisfactoryFair340062.3
March 2016FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory340074.5
March 2014FairFairGoodFair360060.8
March 2012FairFairGoodFair380060.3
March 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory400073.5
April 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodFair430060.4
March 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair390061.3
May 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair390061.3
October 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory350074.4
September 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory360074.2
August 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair420060.6
June 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory320075.0
May 1993FairGoodGoodSatisfactory400052.8
May 1991FairGoodGoodSatisfactory400052.8