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US 15 over COWPEN SWAMP

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Coordinates:
+34.04236, -80.32131
34°02'32" N, 80°19'17" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 15 over COWPEN SWAMP
Structure number:000000000000751
Location:10 MI N OF SUMTER
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1936
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,600 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:98.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
May 2018Good7 out of 10460098.6
May 2016Good7 out of 10410098.6
May 2014Good7 out of 10440098.6
May 2012Good7 out of 10420098.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Culvert
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.8467602
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.4242000