211 Business over Big Branch


+38.70447, -78.16259
38°42'16" N, 78°09'45" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:211 Business over Big Branch
Structure number:000000000014631
Location:.58 Fr 626 & .44 To 522
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Total length:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1930
Year reconstructed:1991
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:885 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:89.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory88589.3
August 2015GoodGoodGoodGood88589.3
August 2013GoodGoodGoodGood116289.2
August 2011GoodGoodGoodGood116291.2
August 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good116291.2
August 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good109991.2
August 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good142591.1
August 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good159291.1
August 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good144491.1
August 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good163491.1
August 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good740078.8
September 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1000078.1
September 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good577779.3
September 1991GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent154098.6