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I-85 NB over CHEROKEE CREEK

Map

Coordinates:
+35.10660, -81.61265
35°06'24" N, 81°36'46" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-85 NB over CHEROKEE CREEK
Structure number:000000000002916
Location:3.0 MI NE OF GAFFNEY
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:140.1 ft. [42.7 m]
Total length:140.1 ft. [42.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:55.4 ft. [16.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:58.4 ft. [17.8 m]
Skew angle:35°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2002
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:27,750 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:18% 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:94.1
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$195,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2775094.1
January 2016GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2325095.8
January 2014GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2320095.8
January 2013GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2350095.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,2601,260000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.8,1768,176000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.140140000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.280280000