Lowry Road 715 over NSRailway


+37.35095, -79.43175
37°21'03" N, 79°25'54" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Lowry Road 715 over NSRailway
Structure number:000000000002843
Location:1.00 Rt 671; 0.70 Rt 786
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Total length:121.1 ft. [36.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1932
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:359 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:19.2
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$2,198,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018PoorGoodPoorFair35919.2
May 2017PoorVery GoodPoorFair35919.2
May 2016PoorVery GoodPoorFair35919.2
May 2015PoorVery GoodPoorFair35919.2
May 2014PoorVery GoodPoorFair40219.0
May 2013PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair40219.0
May 2012PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair40221.4
October 2011PoorSeriousSeriousPoor40217.7
November 2010PoorSeriousSeriousPoor40217.7
May 2009PoorPoorPoorFair40217.7
September 2008FairFairFairFair40227.0
August 2007FairSatisfactoryFairFair40228.1
August 2006PoorSatisfactorySeriousFair40219.0
September 2005PoorSatisfactorySeriousFair40219.0
September 2004PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair40019.1
September 2003PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair40019.1
December 2002PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair40019.1
October 2001PoorPoorPoorFair40017.7
October 2000PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair40019.1
October 1999PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair40019.1
December 1998PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor40019.1
October 1997PoorSatisfactoryPoorPoor75017.8
October 1996PoorVery GoodFairPoor40019.1
October 1995FairVery GoodFairSatisfactory40029.0
October 1994FairVery GoodFairSatisfactory48928.9
October 1993FairVery GoodFairSatisfactory48928.9
September 1991PoorPoorFairPoor23721.1
June 1990PoorPoorFairPoor23721.1