19A NCAC 02D .0539      VEHICLE PHYSICAL DIMENSION LIMITATIONS

(a)  Maximum physical dimensions for vehicles on each ferry vessel are as follows:

Vessel                                                     Length                   Width                     Height

 

Lindsay Warren                                        65'                        144"                       13'6"

Conrad Wirth                                            65'                        144"                       13'6"

Roanoke                                                    65'                        144"                       13'6"

R. B. Etheridge                                         65'                        144"                       13'6"

A. W. Drinkwater                                     65'                        144"                       13'6"

H. C. Bonner                                            65'                        144"                       13'6"

Silver Lake                                               65'                        120"                       13'6"

Pamlico                                                     65'                        120"                       13'6"

Sea Level                                                  65'                          96"                       13'6"

Gov. Edward Hyde                                 65'                          96"                       13'6"    *

    50'      (Side)        120"                       13'6"    **

Beaufort                                                    50'                          96"                       12'4"

Sandy Graham                                         55'                          96"                       13'6"

Emmett Winslow                                      50'                          96"                       13'6"

Ocracoke                                                   65'                        144"                       13'6"

Cape Point                                                65'                        144"                       13'6"

Chicamacomico                                      65'                        144"                       13'6"

Kinnakeet                                                 65'                        144"                       13'6"

Frisco                                                         65'                        144"                       13'6"

Governor Russell                                     65'                        144"                       13'6"

Governor James

      Baxter Hunt, Jr.                                  65'                        144"                       13'6"

Carteret                                                     55'                        120"                       13'6"

Floyd J. Lupton                                       65'                        144"                       13'6"

*              13'6"  Height refers to capacity along center line of ferry.

**           13'6"  Height refers to capacity on either side of centerline.

(b)  Vehicles having overall dimensions in excess of following dimensions (Length:  single two axle vehicle, 35 feet; single three axle vehicle, 40 feet; vehicle combination, 60 feet Width:  96 inches Height:  13 feet 6 inches) shall carry a special permit issued by the division of highways; otherwise, loading aboard a ferry vessel will not be permitted.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 20‑119; 136‑82; 143B‑10(j);

Eff. July 1, 1978;

Amended Eff. December 1, 1993; November 1, 1991.