SR2156 over BEAR CREEK


+35.63466, -79.21235
35°38'05" N, 79°12'44" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:SR2156 over BEAR CREEK
Structure number:000000000370402
Location:0.5 MI. N. JCT. SR2155
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Total length:161.1 ft. [49.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1945
Year reconstructed:1959
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:40 [as of 2000]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 minimum criteria [6]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Operating rating:60.8 tons [55.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:37.0 tons [33.6 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:78.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201578.0Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory40
July 201372.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory40
July 201158.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair40
July 200958.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodFair40
July 200748.9Structurally deficientSatisfactoryGoodPoor40
July 200543.4Structurally deficientVery GoodGoodPoor40
June 200353.8Functionally obsoleteVery GoodGoodFair40
August 200154.0Functionally obsoleteVery GoodGoodFair30
August 199919.1Structurally deficientPoorGoodPoor30
August 199123.1Structurally deficientPoorGoodFair30