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US 221 over ENOREE RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.65002, -81.96403
34°39'00" N, 81°57'50" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 221 over ENOREE RIVER
Structure number:000000000001628
Old structure number:003020022100300 (from 1992 edition)
Location:10.8 MI NE OF LAURENS
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:471.2 ft. [143.6 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:1949
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:7
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,100 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations (including piles) on dry land well above flood water elevations. [9]
Sufficiency rating:50.6
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$1,017,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018FairGoodFairFair310050.6
May 2016FairGoodFairFair290050.7
May 2014FairGoodFairFair270050.8
May 2012FairGoodFairFair290050.7
June 2010PoorPoorFairFair280047.6
February 2008PoorPoorFairFair270047.7
February 2006PoorPoorFairFair290047.5
April 1998FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory400063.4
January 1992FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood272964.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,83602,83600
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.16,0148,0078,00700
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.204204000
Steel Pileeach1600160
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.6565000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.442442000
Assembly with Sealeach2626000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach3003000
Fixed Bearingeach3003000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.942942000