+34.40143, -82.54248
34°24'05" N, 82°32'33" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SC 185 over HEN COOP CREEK
Structure number:000000000002892
Old structure number:000440018500200 (from 1992 edition)
Location:9.0 MI SE OF ANDERSON
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,850 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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 desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations (including piles) on dry land well above flood water elevations. [9]
Sufficiency rating:72.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2017FairFairFairFair185072.4
December 2015FairFairFairFair180072.4
December 2013FairFairFairFair140072.9
December 2011FairFairFairFair150072.9
January 2010FairFairFairFair150072.9
February 2008GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good160084.9
February 2006GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good170084.9
January 1998GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good150085.1
January 1992GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good116082.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.480475500
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.3,7683,768000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.3,3963,396000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Timber Pileeach1001000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.140140000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.9494000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.240240000