Massie Branch Road over Cattail Creek


+36.58190, -77.59448
36°34'55" N, 77°35'40" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Massie Branch Road over Cattail Creek
Structure number:000000000009122
Location:0.80 Mi.Fr. Int. Rte. 629
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Total length:37.4 ft. [11.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.3 ft. [7.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1966
Year reconstructed:2008
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Gravel [8]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:216 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 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]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:90.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$502,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2018GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood21690.3
April 2016GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood21690.3
April 2014GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood14487.7
April 2012FairVery GoodVery GoodFair14476.2
April 2011FairVery GoodVery GoodFair14476.2
May 2010FairGoodVery GoodFair14476.2
June 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood14487.2
September 2008FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory14487.2
February 2008PoorFairFairPoor14462.3
October 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory14790.3
October 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory14790.3
October 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory14790.3
October 1999FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory14090.3
November 1997FairSatisfactoryGoodGood14090.3
November 1995GoodGoodGoodGood14090.6
November 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good14090.6
October 1991GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good17090.6