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US 278 over SALKEHATCHIE RIVER

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Coordinates:
+33.20923, -81.35627
33°12'33" N, 81°21'23" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 278 over SALKEHATCHIE RIVER
Structure number:000000000001166
Old structure number:000620027800500 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1/2MI S OF BARNWELL
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:210.0 ft. [64.0 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:1941
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:7
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: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,200 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 (including piles) on dry land well above flood water elevations. [9]
Sufficiency rating:57.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$788,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018FairGoodFairGood720057.7
June 2016FairGoodFairVery Good760057.6
June 2014PoorGoodPoorGood770046.5
July 2012PoorGoodPoorGood710046.5
August 2010PoorGoodPoorGood750046.5
August 2008PoorGoodPoorGood800046.5
August 2006PoorGoodPoorGood890046.5
August 2004PoorGoodPoorGood790046.5
August 1998FairGoodFairGood740059.6
June 1990FairGoodFairGood687061.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.840671705643
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.5,81705,81700
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1616000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.222222000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.166001660
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.420419010