Mount Carmel Road over NS Railway


+37.03754, -78.83605
37°02'15" N, 78°50'10" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Mount Carmel Road over NS Railway
Structure number:000000000004956
Location:0.80 Rt 678 / 0.03 Rt 792
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:40.7 ft. [12.4 m]
Total length:129.6 ft. [39.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:29.5 ft. [9.0 m]
Skew angle:13°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:303 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:83.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018FairGoodGoodFair30383.9
October 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory30394.9
October 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory43093.9
October 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory42591.9
October 2010GoodGoodGoodGood42591.9
October 2008GoodGoodGoodGood42591.9
October 2006GoodGoodGoodGood63291.8
November 2004GoodGoodGoodGood63292.8
October 2002GoodGoodGoodGood63292.8
October 2000GoodGoodGoodGood55492.8
November 1998GoodGoodGoodGood55492.8
January 1997GoodGoodGoodGood37192.9
October 1994GoodGoodGoodGood37192.6
October 1992GoodGoodGoodGood28292.7
November 1990GoodGoodGoodGood28292.7