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NEWFOUND GAP ROAD over WEST PRONG LITTLE PIGEON

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Coordinates:
+35.61839, -83.42736
35°37'06" N, 83°25'38" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NEWFOUND GAP ROAD over WEST PRONG LITTLE PIGEON
Structure number:5460007P0000000
Location:3.8 MILES NORTHWEST FROM
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:35.4 ft. [10.8 m]
Total length:35.4 ft. [10.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Skew angle:11°
Owner:National Park Service [66]
Year built:1937
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,388 [as of 2010]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:81.4
Estimated cost of work:$26,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018Fair-SatisfactoryGood338881.4
May 2014Good-GoodGood338864.6
June 2010Good-GoodGood338864.6
June 2006Good-GoodGood338864.6
April 2002Fair-GoodSatisfactory338864.7
June 2000Fair-GoodSatisfactory338864.7