+34.64261, -78.59474
34°38'33" N, 78°35'41" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US701 NC41 over CAPE FEAR RIVER O
Structure number:000000000170045
Location:0.2 MI.S.JCT. NC53
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Total length:130.9 ft. [39.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1953
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,000 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:80.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017GoodGoodGoodGood600080.3
June 2015GoodGoodGoodGood600080.3
June 2013FairFairGoodGood600079.3
June 2011FairFairGoodGood650079.2
November 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood550080.3
September 2008FairSatisfactoryFairGood700069.0
August 2006FairSatisfactoryFairGood700069.0
October 2003FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory650069.1
October 2001FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory700069.0
November 1999FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory600069.1
October 1991FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1110068.7