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King Street Overhead Bridge

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King Street Overhead Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Miller in August 2013

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BH Photo #264892

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Description 

Officially Referred to as the King Street Overhead Bridge in NRHP documents, this structure is an overpass spanning the Southern Railway (now Norfolk Southern). NBI report states that it is not eligible for the NRHP, when in fact it's already listed & has been since 2005.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Southern Railway on US-74B
Location
Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1938
Design
Concrete rigid frame
Dimensions
Span length: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Deck width: 36.1 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 6, 2005
Also called
King Street Bridge
Bypass 74 Bridge
US-74B Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.24083, -81.34472   (decimal degrees)
35°14'27" N, 81°20'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/468635/3899805 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kings Mountain
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
12,000
Inventory numbers
NRHP 05000268 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
NC 450103 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 57772 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2013: Updated by Michael Miller: Changed Name to official name in NRHP documents
  • August 26, 2013: Added by Michael Miller

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