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US 29 over BIG THICKETTY CREEK

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Coordinates:
+35.02263, -81.71579
35°01'21" N, 81°42'57" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 29 over BIG THICKETTY CREEK
Structure number:000000000000838
Old structure number:001120002900300 (from 1992 edition)
Location:4.7 MI SW OF GAFFNEY
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:200.1 ft. [61.0 m]
Total length:516.1 ft. [157.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2005
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel continuous [4]
Main span 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: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,100 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:98.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good510098.6
November 2015GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good440099.6
November 2013GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good450099.6
November 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good480099.6
December 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good480099.6
November 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good500099.5
November 2005GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent490099.5
January 2000PoorPoorPoorPoor460028.4
December 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair411948.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,5802,580000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.24,25224,252000
Substructure
Steel Columneach2020000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach22000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.188188000
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.8888000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach2020000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,0321,032000