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POTOMAC RIVER RD over STRAIT CREEK

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Coordinates:
+38.47073, -79.51365
38°28'15" N, 79°30'49" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:POTOMAC RIVER RD over STRAIT CREEK
Structure number:000000000010227
Location:0.40 RT 626 - 0.80 RT 625
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Total length:85.0 ft. [25.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
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:2
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: October 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,261 [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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Operating rating:50.5 tons [45.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:27.7 tons [25.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:56.1
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$245,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201556.1FairFairFairFairFO1261
October 201356.5FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO1501
October 201156.5FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO1501
October 200959.5FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO1501
November 200759.8FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO1417
September 200563.7FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO1469
October 200364.9FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO1041
December 200166.9FairSatisfactoryFairFair-984
October 199964.9FairSatisfactoryFairFair-998
November 199759.9FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO1100
November 199561.9FairSatisfactoryFairFair-1000
March 199461.9FairSatisfactoryFairFair-972
September 199159.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO1325
August 199059.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO1355