Wheeler Ave/728 over Daniels Creek


+36.71422, -79.91456
36°42'51" N, 79°54'52" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Wheeler Ave/728 over Daniels Creek
Structure number:000000000010177
Location:0.07-Rte609; 0.00-Rte848
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1966
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
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 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,747 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:75.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,303,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018FairGoodGoodSatisfactory274775.7
July 2016FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory274775.7
July 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory303075.6
July 2012FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory303076.6
July 2010FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory303076.6
July 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood303077.6
July 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood302078.6
July 2004GoodVery GoodGoodGood304378.6
July 2002GoodVery GoodGoodGood301978.6
August 2000GoodGoodVery GoodGood272879.0
July 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good272879.0
September 1996GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good429077.0
July 1994GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good429074.0
February 1993PoorPoorVery GoodFair268858.6
February 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood268871.1
January 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood268871.1