SC 187 NB over I-85


+34.54703, -82.80719
34°32'49" N, 82°48'26" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SC 187 NB over I-85
Structure number:000000000003794
Old structure number:000440018700300 (from 1992 edition)
Location:9.5 MI NW OF ANDERSON
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:63.0 ft. [19.2 m]
Total length:252.0 ft. [76.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
Year reconstructed:1984
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:Prestressed concrete [5]
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: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,900 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:73.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory490073.5
January 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory400073.5
January 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory430073.5
January 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory450073.5
February 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory410073.5
February 2008GoodGoodGoodGood460073.5
February 2006GoodGoodGoodGood460073.5
January 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good350073.6
January 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good314372.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,0089882000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.8,0644,0644,00000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Timber Pileeach2002000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1501252500
Movable Bearingeach1601600
Fixed Bearingeach1601600
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.504504000