Abilene Road over NS Railway


+37.13060, -78.53746
37°07'50" N, 78°32'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Abilene Road over NS Railway
Structure number:000000000004865
Location:2.45-Rt 651/0.95-Rt 671
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:142.4 ft. [43.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:17°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:720 [as of 2017]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:85.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood72085.5
August 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood72085.5
August 2014FairSatisfactoryGoodGood73085.5
August 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodGood72080.5
August 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodGood72080.5
August 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodGood36581.7
July 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodGood36581.7
August 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodGood36582.7
August 2002GoodGoodGoodGood41683.7
August 2000GoodGoodGoodGood41683.7
August 1998GoodGoodGoodGood41681.7
October 1996GoodGoodVery GoodGood29881.8
September 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good31281.8
August 1992GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good28381.8
August 1990GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good26681.8