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Wappoo Creek Bridge

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Wappoo Creek Bridge

South Carolina

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #285985

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Overview
Bascule bridge over Wappoo Creek on SC 171 in Charleston
Location
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1956
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 151.9 ft.
Total length: 762.2 ft.
Deck width: 49.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.76659, -79.97413   (decimal degrees)
32°45'60" N, 79°58'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/596086/3625876 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Charleston
Inventory numbers
SC 1040017100500 (South Carolina bridge number)
BH 32015 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2011)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 50.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
39,800

Update Log 

  • June 15, 2017: New photo from Andrew Penik
  • August 14, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • June 19, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke