S-3-345 over WELLS BRANCH


+33.11162, -81.26040
33°06'42" N, 81°15'37" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:S-3-345 over WELLS BRANCH
Structure number:000000000005659
Old structure number:000370034500100 (from 1992 edition)
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1970
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:120 [as of 2017]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:68.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018FairGoodGoodFair12068.2
May 2017FairVery GoodVery GoodFair12068.2
May 2016FairVery GoodVery GoodFair12068.2
May 2015FairGoodGoodFair12068.2
May 2014FairGoodGoodFair12068.1
June 2013FairGoodGoodFair12068.1
May 2012FairGoodGoodFair12068.1
June 2011FairGoodGoodFair3068.2
June 2010FairGoodGoodFair3068.2
July 2009FairGoodGoodFair3068.2
July 2008FairGoodGoodFair3068.2
July 2007FairGoodGoodFair3068.2
June 2006FairGoodGoodFair3068.2
July 2005FairGoodGoodFair24068.0
June 1999FairVery GoodVery GoodFair24068.2
April 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good20078.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Timber Pileeach1816002
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.9999000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.6060000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.990099000