Wabash Road/659 over Wabash Creek


+37.22878, -80.73710
37°13'44" N, 80°44'14" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Wabash Road/659 over Wabash Creek
Structure number:000000000008455
Location:1.58-RT 660; 0.25-RT 100
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Total length:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:18.4 ft. [5.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Skew angle:40°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1932
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:25 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:93.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2593.0
July 2015FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2593.0
July 2013FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2193.0
July 2011FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2193.0
July 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2193.0
August 2007FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3597.0
July 2005FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3597.0
July 2003FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3594.0
July 2001FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good4694.0
July 1999FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good4694.0
July 1997FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good4694.0
July 1995GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good4294.0
July 1993GoodGoodVery GoodGood4094.0
July 1991GoodGoodVery GoodGood4094.0
July 1989GoodGoodVery GoodGood40878.0