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North Carolina 18 Blue Ridge Parkway Bridge (S)

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Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in October 2015

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BH Photo #346955

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over NC 18 on Blue Ridge Parkway
Location
Alleghany County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch with stone facade
Dimensions
Span length: 58.1 ft.
Total length: 58.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.39094, -81.24554   (decimal degrees)
36°23'27" N, 81°14'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/477980/4027338 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Whitehead
Inventory number
BH 23214 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2015)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 59.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
1,347

Update Log 

  • January 22, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com