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US 221 over LITTLE RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.50466, -82.00987
34°30'17" N, 82°00'36" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 221 over LITTLE RIVER
Structure number:000000000000207
Old structure number:003020022103100 (from 1992 edition)
Location:LAURENS CITY LIMITS
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Total length:92.9 ft. [28.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.4 ft. [18.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:74.8 ft. [22.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1925
Year reconstructed:1970
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,400 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:72.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018FairSatisfactoryFairFair740072.5
May 2016FairSatisfactoryFairFair770072.5
May 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair750072.5
May 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair800072.5
June 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair840072.5
February 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair850072.5
February 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair860072.5
February 2000FairSatisfactoryFairFair910072.6
January 1992GoodVery GoodGoodGood779284.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.74403723720
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,3524,352000
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.93732000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach22000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.3535000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.127127000
Steel Pileeach70700
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.6666000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach1111000
Fixed Bearingeach1616000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.186186000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.2,6042,604000