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Cape Fear River Bridge

Photos 

Main span

Photo taken by Matthew Ridpath

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BH Photo #150227

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cape Fear River on NC 1316
Location
Bladen County, North Carolina
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1955; replaced 2016
Design
Riveted Pennsylvania through truss with steel stringer approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 299.9 ft.
Total length: 1,473.2 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.2 ft.
Also called
Gus Hasty Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.74477, -78.78570   (decimal degrees)
34°44'41" N, 78°47'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/702701/3846972 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tar Heel
Inventory numbers
NC 170188 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 23222 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2016)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 42.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
3,800

Update Log 

  • April 2, 2017: Updated by scott b.: Bridge demolished, bypassed by new bridge, check satellite view for proof
  • March 10, 2010: Updated by Matthew Ridpath: Added Street View

Sources 

  • Matthew Ridpath

Comments 

Cape Fear River Bridge
Posted March 18, 2007, by Tom S. (thomass [at] nc [dot] rr [dot] com)

Gus Hasty Bridge

Pictures taken March 18, 2007, from the south side of the Cape Fear River and the East side of road.