Skippers Road over Fountain Creek


+36.56039, -77.53547
36°33'37" N, 77°32'08" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Skippers Road over Fountain Creek
Structure number:000000000009058
Location:1.10 MI. FR N.C. ST. LINE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:37.4 ft. [11.4 m]
Total length:187.7 ft. [57.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1927
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,441 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:59.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$616,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2018FairFairFairFair144159.6
March 2016FairFairFairFair144165.1
March 2014FairFairFairFair154365.0
March 2012FairFairFairFair154365.0
March 2010FairFairFairFair154365.0
March 2008FairFairFairFair171864.7
February 2006FairFairFairFair235263.9
February 2004FairFairFairFair224665.0
February 2002FairFairFairFair190765.5
March 2000FairFairFairFair226365.0
January 1998FairFairFairFair226363.0
February 1996FairFairFairFair210065.3
November 1993FairFairFairFair166064.8
October 1991FairFairFairFair174064.7