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New River Bridge

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Description 

This low water bridge over the New River was destroyed by flooding in January 2013.

This link has a picture of the aftermath.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/ncdot/8435615897

Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over New River on Sr1345 (Closed)
Location
Alleghany County, North Carolina
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Built 1962; rehabilitated 1975; destroyed by flooding 2013
Design
Steel stringer, timber deck
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.9 ft.
Total length: 452.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.55204, -81.18176   (decimal degrees)
36°33'07" N, 81°10'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/483733/4045195 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
140
Inventory numbers
NC 050265 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 81889 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2018)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 88.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 19, 2018: Updated by Jimmy: Added category "Replaced by new bridge"

Sources 

  • Jimmy Walters