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US 378 Savannah River Bridge

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Georgia side

Photo added by Andrew Penik in January 2016

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BH Photo #346292

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Overview
Haunched deck plate girder bridge over Savannah River / Clarks Hill Lake on U.S. 378
Location
Lincoln County, Georgia, and McCormick County, South Carolina
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1938; rehabilitated 1952; replaced 2016-17
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 105.0 ft.
Total length: 1,567.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.6 ft.
Also called
Clarks Hill Lake Bridge
Lake Strom Thurmond Bridge
Savannah River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.85722, -82.39059   (decimal degrees)
33°51'26" N, 82°23'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/371362/3747194 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lincolnton
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
2,120
Inventory numbers
GA 18100030 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 68892 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2014)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2020: Updated by Mike Kerkau: Replacement bridge opened end of 2016; this bridge was demolished early 2017
  • June 17, 2017: New photo from Andrew Penik
  • August 10, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • January 18, 2016: New photo from Andrew Penik
  • August 14, 2015: Added by Andy Peters

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Comments 

US 378 Savannah River Bridge
Posted July 5, 2020, by Mike Kerkau (mjkerkau [at] gmail [dot] com)

That is correct - actually, it looks like the replacement was finished ahead of schedule, at the very end of 2016. So, demolition of this would have been at the beginning of 2017.

US 378 Savannah River Bridge
Posted July 5, 2020, by Paul Zeuke (kb2crk [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Looks like the old bridge is gone from a satellite view.