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Peter Guice Memorial Bridge

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historical plate at I-26 rest stop

historical plate at I-26 rest stop

Photo taken by Andy Peters in July 2015

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Description 

This is the highest bridge in North Carolina, at about 235 feet tall.

Facts 

Overview
Girder bridge over Green River on Interstate 26 and US 74 Eastbound lanes
Location
Henderson County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1968; rehabilitated 1997
Design
Girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 327.1 ft.
Total length: 1,049.9 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Also called
Green River Bridge
I-26 Green River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.27417, -82.37389   (decimal degrees)
35°16'27" N, 82°22'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/375045/3904313 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cliffield Mountain
Inventory numbers
NC 890112 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 55023 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2013)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 46.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
24,000

Update Log 

  • July 26, 2015: New photo from Andy Peters
  • January 23, 2013: New Street View added by Andy Peters
  • December 28, 2012: Added by Andy Peters

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Sources 

  • Andy Peters - anpete [at] yahoo [dot] com