+35.51989, -79.34858
35°31'12" N, 79°20'55" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:NC42 over DEEP RIVER
Structure number:000000000370019
Location:0.3 MI. E. JCT. SR2306
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Total length:330.1 ft. [100.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
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:6
Main spans material:Steel [3]
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: January 2016 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:1,700 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:43.9 tons [39.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:26.0 tons [23.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:58.1

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201658.1Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair1700
January 201458.1Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair1700
January 201258.3Not deficientFairFairFair1500
January 201060.5Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair1300
February 200852.1Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair1400
February 200649.4Not deficientFairGoodFair1400
January 200463.0Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory1300
March 200264.1Not deficientFairVery GoodSatisfactory1200
March 200064.1Not deficientFairVery GoodSatisfactory1200
March 199864.2Not deficientFairVery GoodGood1100
March 199056.7Not deficientFairVery GoodGood1000