Elon Road over Graham Creek


+37.48627, -79.16612
37°29'11" N, 79°09'58" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Elon Road over Graham Creek
Structure number:000000000001376
Location:0.65 Rt 704/0.60 Rt 795
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Total length:98.1 ft. [29.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.5 ft. [9.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1941
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,897 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:61.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,599,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairFairFairSatisfactory589761.7
July 2015FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory589773.4
July 2013FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory533375.7
July 2011FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory533375.7
July 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory533375.7
July 2007FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory627775.2
July 2005FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory601476.3
July 2003FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory548676.6
July 2001FairFairFairFair685763.9
August 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair668665.2
October 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair650065.3
August 1995GoodGoodGoodGood580077.6
July 1994GoodGoodGoodVery Good610077.5
August 1993GoodGoodGoodVery Good614777.4
July 1992GoodGoodGoodVery Good429578.5
June 1991FairFairFairFair429566.0