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SC 9 BUS over BEAR CREEK

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Coordinates:
+34.71549, -80.79258
34°42'56" N, 80°47'33" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SC 9 BUS over BEAR CREEK
Structure number:000000000000348
Old structure number:002940000900400 (from 1992 edition)
Location:LANCASTER CITY LIMITS
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:174.9 ft. [53.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:64.6 ft. [19.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:76.4 ft. [23.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1929
Year reconstructed: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: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: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,000 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Operating rating:82.2 tons [74.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:45.5 tons [41.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:86.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201686.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-5000
August 201486.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-4700
August 201286.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-5100
September 201086.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-5400
August 200886.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-5000
August 200697.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-5100
August 200497.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-5400
August 199897.0GoodGoodGoodGood-13500
May 199097.0GoodVery GoodGoodGood-6205