+34.25884, -77.93895
34°15'32" N, 77°56'20" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR2812 over SMITH CREEK
Structure number:000000001290029
Location:1.5 MI. N. JCT. US421
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:166.0 ft. [50.6 m]
Total length:248.0 ft. [75.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:31.2 ft. [9.5 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:6.6 ft. [2.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
Year reconstructed:1962
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:Movable - Swing [17]
Deck type:Closed Grating [4]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:2,600 [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:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:42.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018PoorFairPoorFair260042.5
October 2016PoorFairPoorPoor260039.1
October 2014PoorFairPoorPoor260039.1
October 2012PoorFairPoorPoor320036.5
October 2010PoorFairPoorPoor2500028.8
October 2008PoorFairPoorPoor2500031.2
October 2006PoorFairPoorPoor2500031.2
February 2004PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor2000034.7
December 2001PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor2000017.7
March 2000PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor1440034.7
April 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair1440043.7
December 1991PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor1380030.9