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SC 18 over THICKETTY CREEK

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Coordinates:
+34.94999, -81.63096
34°56'60" N, 81°37'51" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SC 18 over THICKETTY CREEK
Structure number:000000000000627
Old structure number:001140001800100 (from 1992 edition)
Location:8.0 MI S OF GAFFNEY
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Total length:316.9 ft. [96.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1933
Year reconstructed:1969
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:6
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: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,400 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:87.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory240087.1
December 2015FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory210089.4
December 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory220090.3
December 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory230090.3
December 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory190091.4
January 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory210090.4
January 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory240090.3
January 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory210088.4
February 1990GoodGoodGoodGood917985.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,21902,21900
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.12,680012,4802000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.11,729011,72900
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach4242000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.280028000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.200002000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach48380010
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.634634000