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BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY over BIG PINE CREEK

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Coordinates:
+36.49695, -80.96453
36°29'49" N, 80°57'52" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY over BIG PINE CREEK
Structure number:5140077P0000000
Old structure number:5140076P0000000 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.3 MILES FROM NC ROUTE 1
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Total length:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.7 ft. [11.2 m]
Skew angle:22°
Owner:National Park Service [66]
Year built:1938
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,347 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:69.0
Estimated cost of work:$333,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairFairFairSatisfactory134769.0
June 2017PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory134751.6
June 2015FairFairFairSatisfactory134769.0
June 2013PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory134751.6
June 2011PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory134751.6
June 2009PoorFairPoorGood134753.8
July 2007FairFairFairGood134771.0
August 2005FairFairFairGood134773.2
July 2003FairFairFairGood134773.2
June 2001FairFairFairGood134773.2