S-26-856 over COWPEN SWAMP


+33.96279, -78.78071
33°57'46" N, 78°46'51" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:S-26-856 over COWPEN SWAMP
Structure number:000000000006115
Old structure number:002670085600100 (from 1992 edition)
Location:8MI SE LORIS
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Total length:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1972
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:120 [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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:71.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairFairFairFair12071.2
August 2015FairFairFairFair12071.2
August 2013FairFairFairFair12071.2
May 2011FairFairFairFair12071.2
June 2009FairFairFairFair12071.2
July 2007FairFairFairFair12073.7
May 2005FairFairFairFair11073.7
May 1999FairFairFairFair11073.8
September 1991FairFairFairFair11072.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Timber Columneach2418411
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.139139000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.9090000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.1,485001,4850
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,4851,23325200