Chatham Road over Sandy Creek


+36.82521, -79.02743
36°49'31" N, 79°01'39" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Chatham Road over Sandy Creek
Structure number:000000000009352
Location:1.29-Rt 676/0.75-Rt 642
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Total length:163.1 ft. [49.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1932
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: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,402 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:75.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,543,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodGood140275.8
February 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodGood140275.8
February 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodGood138875.8
February 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodGood138875.8
February 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodGood138875.8
March 2007FairSatisfactoryGoodGood158376.5
February 2005GoodGoodGoodGood158277.5
March 2003GoodGoodGoodGood164377.4
February 2001GoodGoodGoodGood162577.4
February 1999GoodGoodGoodGood162577.4
April 1997GoodGoodGoodGood158077.5
April 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good151077.7
March 1993FairFairVery GoodVery Good122675.1
February 1991FairFairVery GoodVery Good100875.4