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US 301 over SAVANNAH RIVER

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Coordinates:
+32.93815, -81.50156
32°56'17" N, 81°30'06" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 301 over SAVANNAH RIVER
Structure number:000000000004443
Old structure number:000320030100100 (from 1992 edition)
Location:GA/SC STATE LINE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:140.1 ft. [42.7 m]
Total length:1549.9 ft. [472.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:39.4 ft. [12.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
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: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,500 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:70.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$2,017,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2016PoorPoorFairFair150070.5
May 2014PoorPoorFairFair165068.3
June 2012PoorPoorFairGood140068.3
July 2010PoorPoorFairGood185069.2
August 2008PoorPoorFairGood155069.3
July 2006PoorPoorFairGood210068.2
July 2004FairFairFairGood175071.3
November 1999FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good270080.3
June 1990GoodGoodGoodVery Good225680.3