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Caswell Branch Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Richard Parsons

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BH Photo #244193

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Caswell Branch on Beaman Road (NC 1420) in New Bern
Location
Craven County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Span length: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.15917, -77.14222   (decimal degrees)
35°09'33" N, 77°08'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/304882/3892795 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jasper
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
200
Inventory numbers
NC 490187 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 23243 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 35.2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • December 2, 2012: Posted photos from Richard Parsons

Comments 

Caswell Branch Bridge
Posted March 8, 2019, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Here is an article discussing this early concrete arch bridge. https://www.newbernsj.com/news/20190224/look-at-historic-bri...