+36.00475, -80.44957
36°00'17" N, 80°26'58" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I40 over SMITH CREEK
Structure number:000000000590082
Location:0.5 MI. W. JCT. NC801
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:8.9 ft. [2.7 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:37,000 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:16% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:72.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
November 2018Fair6 out of 103700072.5
November 2016Fair6 out of 103700072.5
November 2014Fair6 out of 103700072.5
November 2012Fair5 out of 103500060.2
November 2010Fair6 out of 103400073.3
November 2008Fair6 out of 103500073.0
December 2006Fair6 out of 103500073.0
December 2004Fair6 out of 103400073.3
December 2002Fair6 out of 103500073.0
January 2001Fair6 out of 103300073.6
April 1999Fair6 out of 103070074.3
January 1991Fair5 out of 102790063.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.60428231930