Tower Creek Rd. over Grease Creek


+37.51800, -78.68463
37°31'05" N, 78°41'05" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Tower Creek Rd. over Grease Creek
Structure number:000000000004081
Location:1.40-Rt.60 / 3.50-Rt.697
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Total length:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
Year reconstructed:2008
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:55 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:100.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2016GoodGoodGoodGood55100.0
June 2014GoodGoodGoodGood60100.0
June 2012GoodGoodGoodGood62100.0
June 2010GoodGoodGoodGood6289.8
June 2008GoodExcellentGoodGood6289.8
April 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory5697.7
April 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory5697.7
May 2002GoodGoodGoodGood8696.7
April 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory8495.7
April 1998FairGoodGoodSatisfactory8494.7
July 1996GoodGoodGoodGood5495.7
May 1994FairGoodGoodSatisfactory5495.7
April 1992FairGoodGoodSatisfactory5295.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.7272000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5348320
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.3024330
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.4848000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.104104000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.67640527010
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.385385000