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SC 3 over WATCHCAW CREEK

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Coordinates:
+32.89019, -81.43040
32°53'25" N, 81°25'49" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SC 3 over WATCHCAW CREEK
Structure number:000000000002453
Old structure number:000340000300200 (from 1992 edition)
Location:13 MI SW OF ALLENDALE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Total length:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.6 ft. [8.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
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:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:650 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:39.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$464,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018PoorPoorPoorPoor65039.2
May 2017PoorPoorPoorPoor65039.2
May 2016PoorPoorPoorPoor70039.0
May 2015PoorPoorPoorPoor70039.0
June 2014PoorPoorPoorPoor100035.1
June 2013PoorFairFairPoor85037.3
May 2012PoorFairFairPoor65043.2
June 2011PoorFairGoodPoor75043.1
June 2010PoorGoodGoodPoor70044.2
July 2009PoorGoodGoodPoor70044.2
July 2008PoorGoodGoodPoor90038.3
June 2007PoorGoodGoodPoor80038.4
June 2006PoorGoodGoodPoor95038.3
July 2005PoorGoodGoodPoor100038.2
June 1999FairVery GoodVery GoodFair75057.5
April 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood37767.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Substructure
Timber Pileeach3017346
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.165016140
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.150150000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.2,06302,06300