+36.30066, -77.30607
36°18'02" N, 77°18'22" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NC305 over URAHAW SWAMP
Structure number:000000001310033
Old structure number:000000000131033 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.4 MI N JCT SR 1520
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Total length:85.0 ft. [25.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1922
Year reconstructed:1952
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 [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,300 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
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:55.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017FairFairFairFair230055.5
February 2015FairFairFairFair230055.5
February 2013FairFairFairFair220054.2
February 2011FairFairFairFair240053.4
February 2009FairFairFairFair250053.2
March 2007FairFairFairFair260051.4
January 2005FairFairFairFair260051.4
January 2003FairFairFairFair250054.8
March 2001FairFairFairFair240055.0
April 1999FairFairFairFair240055.0
March 1997FairFairFairFair250057.7
February 1995FairFairFairFair240052.1
February 1993FairFairFairFair240052.1
April 1991FairFairFairFair220049.1