Waddell-Nelson Rd over NS Railway


+37.14173, -78.54466
37°08'30" N, 78°32'41" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Waddell-Nelson Rd over NS Railway
Structure number:000000000004969
Location:0.17-Rt 760 / 0.03-Rt 671
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:53.5 ft. [16.3 m]
Total length:137.1 ft. [41.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1982
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:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:140 [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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:87.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018GoodGoodGoodGood14087.5
August 2016GoodGoodGoodGood14088.5
August 2014GoodGoodGoodGood14088.5
August 2012GoodGoodGoodGood10488.5
August 2010GoodGoodGoodGood10488.5
August 2008GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good10488.5
August 2006GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good12888.5
August 2004GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good12888.5
August 2002GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good12188.5
September 2000GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good12188.5
August 1998GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good12188.5
September 1996GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good14988.5
October 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good14988.0
August 1992GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good14088.0
August 1990GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good19987.9