+36.27798, -77.88429
36°16'41" N, 77°53'03" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NC4 over BEAR SWAMP
Structure number:000000000830052
Location:0.4 MI.S.JCT.SR1322
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Total length:106.0 ft. [32.3 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:1950
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:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,100 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:63.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairFairSatisfactoryFair110063.8
July 2015FairFairSatisfactoryFair110063.8
July 2013FairFairSatisfactoryFair110063.8
July 2011FairFairSatisfactoryFair120063.7
July 2009FairFairSatisfactoryFair110062.6
November 2007FairFairSatisfactoryFair120062.5
October 2005PoorPoorGoodFair140064.4
September 2003PoorPoorGoodFair130064.5
September 2001PoorPoorGoodFair100064.8
October 2000PoorPoorGoodFair98064.8
July 1998PoorPoorGoodFair97064.9
June 1990PoorPoorGoodFair100058.4