High Rock Rd. over Little Buffalo Creek


+37.51451, -78.37214
37°30'52" N, 78°22'20" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:High Rock Rd. over Little Buffalo Creek
Structure number:000000000004070
Location:0.94-Rt.711 / 1.26-Rt.60
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Total length:31.8 ft. [9.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.4 ft. [5.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:202 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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 corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:66.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$407,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory20266.2
January 2015FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory20066.2
January 2013FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory25866.2
January 2011FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory25866.5
December 2008FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory25866.5
October 2006FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory23468.6
October 2004FairGoodFairSatisfactory23468.6
October 2002FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory23479.6
November 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory21577.6
October 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory21577.7
January 1997FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory12777.7
October 1994FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory12777.7
October 1992FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory7994.4
November 1990FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory6194.4