Old Furnace Rd/703 over Sinking Creek


+37.30737, -80.46824
37°18'27" N, 80°28'06" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Old Furnace Rd/703 over Sinking Creek
Structure number:000000000008481
Location:0.42-RT 42;0.06- DEAD END
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:3.0 ft. [0.9 m]
Total length:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1932
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:20
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:50 [as of 2014]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:58.2
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$237,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
August 2017Fair5 out of 105058.2
August 2015Fair5 out of 105058.2
August 2013Fair5 out of 104358.3
August 2011Fair5 out of 104358.3
August 2009Fair5 out of 104358.3
August 2007Fair5 out of 10661.9
August 2005Fair5 out of 10661.9
August 2003Fair5 out of 10661.9
August 2001Fair5 out of 101461.8
September 1999Fair5 out of 101461.8
August 1997GoodN out of 103369.6
August 1995GoodN out of 103369.7
August 1994GoodN out of 103369.7
August 1993GoodN out of 101169.9
August 1992GoodN out of 101169.3
August 1990GoodN out of 101174.4