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Blue Ridge Parkway over NC 226 Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Concrete rigid frame bridge over NC 226 on Blue Ridge Parkway
Location
Mitchell County, North Carolina, and McDowell County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939
Design
Concrete rigid frame
Dimensions
Span length: 32.2 ft.
Total length: 32.2 ft.
Deck width: 30.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.85274, -82.05076   (decimal degrees)
35°51'10" N, 82°03'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/405120/3968125 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Little Switzerland
Inventory number
BH 50666 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2015)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 48.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
5,007

Update Log 

  • December 21, 2011: Added by James Baughn