+36.45869, -77.59501
36°27'31" N, 77°35'42" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NC46 NC186 over ARTHURS CREEK
Structure number:000000001310031
Old structure number:000000000131031 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2.1 MI E. OF JCT I95
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:8.9 ft. [2.7 m]
Total length:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1990
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:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,400 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
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:94.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
January 2017Fair6 out of 10640094.3
January 2015Fair6 out of 10640094.3
January 2013Good7 out of 10510095.5
January 2011Good7 out of 10570094.9
January 2009Fair6 out of 10640094.3
January 2007Good7 out of 10620094.5
February 2005Good7 out of 10630094.4
January 2003Good7 out of 10630094.4
January 2001Good7 out of 10470095.8
February 1999Good7 out of 10480095.7
July 1997Good7 out of 10430096.2
January 1995Good7 out of 10370096.7
February 1993Good7 out of 10370096.7
February 1991Good7 out of 10340096.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.192019200