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NC143BUS over ATOAH CREEK

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Coordinates:
+35.30840, -83.82326
35°18'30" N, 83°49'24" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NC143BUS over ATOAH CREEK
Structure number:000000000750012
Location:25 FT.E.JCT.SR1114
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
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]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,100 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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 with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:46.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017PoorFairPoorPoor310046.2
July 2015PoorGoodPoorPoor150047.8
July 2013PoorGoodPoorPoor150047.8
July 2011PoorGoodSeriousSerious290025.4
July 2009PoorGoodSatisfactoryPoor280050.0
September 2007FairGoodGoodFair150067.5
September 2005FairGoodGoodFair150067.5
July 2003FairGoodGoodFair290064.1
August 2001FairGoodGoodFair280064.2
August 1999FairGoodGoodFair160068.4
July 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good240073.8