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Old US 64 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Matthew Ridpath in May 2010

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BH Photo #190045

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete pony/through girder bridge over Unnamed creek on NC-1564 (Old US 64)
Location
Chatham County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1921 by the Atlantic Bridge Co.
Builders
- Atlantic Bridge Co. of Charlotte, North Carolina
- Atlantic Bridge Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
Design
Concrete pony/through girder
Dimensions
Span length: 30.8 ft.
Total length: 30.8 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Also called
Old Siler City Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.72710, -79.22236   (decimal degrees)
35°43'38" N, 79°13'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/660772/3955136 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsboro
Average daily traffic (as of 2000)
100
Inventory numbers
NC 370422 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 47263 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 68.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • December 7, 2010: Added by Matthew Ridpath

Sources 

  • Matthew Ridpath
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Old US 64 Bridge
Posted December 8, 2010, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Great addition! Nice too see what a concrete girder in North Carolina looks like, this is a great representative example and appears to be in good shape.