C-11-331 over ABINGTON CREEK


+35.00066, -81.52809
35°00'02" N, 81°31'41" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:C-11-331 over ABINGTON CREEK
Structure number:000000000002010
Old structure number:001190033100200 (from 1992 edition)
Location:8.8 MI SE GAFFNEY
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Total length:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1954
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, posting recommended but not legally implemented [B]
Average daily traffic:126 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:6% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:21.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$210,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018FairFairFairFair12621.0
January 2017FairFairFairFair12621.0
January 2016FairFairFairFair12620.6
January 2015FairFairFairFair12620.6
January 2014FairFairFairFair12620.6
January 2013FairFairFairFair12620.6
January 2012FairFairFairFair12620.6
January 2011FairFairFairFair12620.6
January 2010FairFairFairFair12620.6
January 2009FairFairFairFair12620.6
January 2008FairFairFairFair12620.6
January 2007FairFairFairFair13020.6
January 2006FairFairFairFair12020.6
February 2000FairFairFairFair6020.8
April 1991PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair2021.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.252025200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2424000
Timber Decksq. ft.4434004300
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.72502200