Elm Avenue over Branch of Beaver Creek


+38.02012, -78.00575
38°01'12" N, 78°00'21" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Elm Avenue over Branch of Beaver Creek
Structure number:000000000011439
Location:.39 From 22 & .22 To 630
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Total length:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Skew angle:40°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1979
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,194 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:93.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
August 2017Good7 out of 10319493.6
August 2015Good7 out of 10319493.6
August 2013Good7 out of 10473491.9
August 2011Good7 out of 10473491.9
August 2009Good7 out of 10473491.9
August 2007Good7 out of 10443892.2
August 2005Good7 out of 10414692.5
August 2003Fair6 out of 10376992.9
August 2001Good7 out of 10355693.2
August 1999Good7 out of 10360093.1
August 1997Fair6 out of 10540091.2
August 1995Good7 out of 10590090.8
August 1993Good7 out of 10419392.6
August 1991Good7 out of 10285094.0