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I-26 Overpass

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Description 

The travel organization Triple A says the worst bridge in South Carolina is over a railroad track on I- 26 just east of the Interstate 126 exit near Columbia. It was built in 1958 and carries about 550,000 vehicles every week.

SOURCE, WBTV News

Facts 

Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over CSXT Railroad, formerly Columbia, Newberry & Laurens on I-26
Location
Richland County, South Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1958; rehabilitated 1986
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.1 ft.
Total length: 165.0 ft.
Deck width: 118.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.02639, -81.10194   (decimal degrees)
34°01'35" N, 81°06'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/490588/3765086 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Columbia North
Inventory numbers
SC 4010002600400 (South Carolina bridge number)
BH 56469 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2012)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 52.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
79,500

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2013: Added by Joseph Hinson

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