+33.75391, -81.31928
33°45'14" N, 81°19'09" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 178 over BLACK CREEK
Structure number:000000000001968
Old structure number:003220017800300 (from 1992 edition)
Location:5MI W OF PELION
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 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:2004
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,600 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:99.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017GoodGoodGoodGood360099.2
September 2015GoodGoodGoodGood350099.2
October 2013GoodGoodGoodGood340099.2
October 2011GoodGoodGoodGood300099.3
November 2009GoodGoodGoodGood280099.3
December 2007GoodGoodGoodVery Good270099.4
November 2005GoodGoodGoodVery Good290099.3
February 2000PoorFairPoorPoor190057.0
January 1992FairFairFairSatisfactory119365.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Columneach3503500
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.329032900
Pourable Jointlinear ft.4704700
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.360036000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.8,46008,46000