Fletchers Mill Rd over Thornton River


+38.64688, -78.20654
38°38'49" N, 78°12'24" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Fletchers Mill Rd over Thornton River
Structure number:000000000014701
Location:.12 Fr 655 & 2.28 To 621
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Total length:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.4 ft. [5.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Year reconstructed:2005
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:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:134 [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 corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:76.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$15,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2018FairGoodGoodSatisfactory13476.9
March 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory13476.9
March 2015FairGoodGoodFair13465.9
March 2013FairGoodGoodFair15865.8
March 2011FairVery GoodVery GoodFair15867.8
March 2009FairVery GoodVery GoodFair15867.8
March 2007FairVery GoodVery GoodFair15867.8
March 2005FairExcellentExcellentFair14567.9
September 2004PoorPoorSeriousFair14531.5
September 2003PoorPoorPoorFair14513.0
September 2002PoorPoorPoorFair14539.9
September 2001PoorPoorPoorFair14539.9
October 2000PoorPoorPoorFair14939.9
October 1999PoorPoorPoorFair14939.9
September 1998PoorPoorPoorFair14939.9
September 1997FairFairFairFair14955.0
September 1996FairFairFairFair14955.0
October 1995FairFairFairFair14955.0
October 1994FairFairFairSatisfactory14955.0
September 1993FairFairFairSatisfactory14955.0
September 1992FairFairFairSatisfactory12255.1
September 1991FairFairFairSatisfactory21054.9