Swindler Hollow Rd over Piney River


+38.68134, -78.23818
38°40'53" N, 78°14'17" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Swindler Hollow Rd over Piney River
Structure number:000000000014682
Location:.40 Fr 612 & 1.60 To 653
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Year reconstructed:2015
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [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: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:70 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 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 corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:87.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$5,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory7087.5
June 2015FairExcellentExcellentSatisfactory7085.5
March 2014PoorGoodPoorSatisfactory9041.1
March 2012PoorGoodPoorSatisfactory9041.1
March 2010PoorGoodPoorGood9060.4
February 2008FairVery GoodFairGood9076.5
February 2006FairVery GoodFairGood18768.9
February 2004FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood18779.9
February 2002FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood18779.9
February 2000GoodVery GoodGoodGood22679.9
March 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood37779.8
February 1997GoodExcellentVery GoodGood9585.5
June 1995PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood9524.7
June 1994PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood9524.7
June 1993PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood9532.0
June 1992PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory13627.8
May 1991PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory36027.3