Patrick Henry Hwy. over Turnip Creek


+37.07577, -78.87652
37°04'33" N, 78°52'35" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Patrick Henry Hwy. over Turnip Creek
Structure number:000000000004837
Location:0.4 to 618-0.2 to Camp co
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1974
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:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,075 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:98.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
November 2018Good7 out of 10107598.3
November 2016Good7 out of 10107598.3
November 2014Good7 out of 10110098.3
November 2012Good7 out of 10129398.2
November 2010Good7 out of 10129398.2
November 2008Good7 out of 10129398.2
November 2006Good7 out of 10137599.1
December 2004Good7 out of 10133499.1
October 2002Good7 out of 10137999.1
November 2000Good8 out of 10226398.0
October 1998Good7 out of 10226398.0
October 1996Good8 out of 10220098.0
October 1994Good7 out of 10190497.0
August 1992Good7 out of 10196598.0
July 1990Good8 out of 10196598.0