S-43-346 over BEECH CREEK


+33.96908, -80.55820
33°58'09" N, 80°33'30" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:S-43-346 over BEECH CREEK
Structure number:000000000003542
Old structure number:004370034600300 (from 1992 edition)
Location:10 MI W SUMTER
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2003
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:225 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:100.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good225100.0
May 2015GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good27599.9
May 2013GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good200100.0
May 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good30099.9
May 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good32599.9
May 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good30099.9
May 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good30099.9
June 1999PoorFairFairPoor25033.8
May 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodGood19072.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.7607600
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.120012000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.2,1602,05210800
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,1602,05210800