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Tar River Bridge

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Tar River Bridge

North Carolina

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #283664

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Overview
Swing bridge over Tar River on NC 1565
Location
Pitt County, North Carolina
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1954
Design
Swing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 161.1 ft.
Total length: 358.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.57422, -77.17550   (decimal degrees)
35°34'27" N, 77°10'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/302863/3938902 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grimesland
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
3,500
Inventory numbers
NC 1470129 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 23306 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2009)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 40.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 13, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 17, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 3, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • March 12, 2010: Updated by Matthew Ridpath: Added Street View and main span design information.

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Tar River Bridge
Posted January 3, 2013, by steven (steven72977 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

this bridge has been dismantled and replaced with concrete high rise beside it