Peaceful Valley Ro over Wrights Branch


+37.54772, -80.12320
37°32'52" N, 80°07'24" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Peaceful Valley Ro over Wrights Branch
Structure number:000000000005498
Location:0.95-Rte617E; 0.05Rte617W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:5.9 ft. [1.8 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1980
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:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:422 [as of 2014]
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 protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:96.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
September 2017Good7 out of 1042296.5
September 2015Good7 out of 1042296.5
September 2013Good7 out of 1032196.6
September 2011Good7 out of 1032196.6
March 2010Poor4 out of 1032171.4
February 2009Poor4 out of 1032171.4
March 2007Fair5 out of 1032188.6
February 2005Fair5 out of 1030188.6
February 2003Fair5 out of 1030189.0
February 2001Good7 out of 10289100.0
February 1999Fair6 out of 10289100.0
February 1997Good7 out of 10289100.0
February 1995Good8 out of 10289100.0
February 1993Good8 out of 10289100.0
February 1991Good8 out of 10218100.0