+34.63783, -78.59891
34°38'16" N, 78°35'56" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US701 NC41 NC242 over UT TO CAPE FEAR RIVER
Structure number:000000000170199
Location:0.7 MI N JCT NC87
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Total length:240.2 ft. [73.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1984
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:5
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,500 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:97.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory650097.4
June 2015FairGoodGoodSatisfactory600097.4
June 2013FairFairGoodFair600080.3
June 2011FairFairGoodFair650080.2
December 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory550092.4
September 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good655092.3
August 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good655092.3
October 2003FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good655092.3
October 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good445092.5
February 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good620097.4
October 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good460097.6