Rock Mills Road over Covington River


+38.67318, -78.17039
38°40'23" N, 78°10'13" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Rock Mills Road over Covington River
Structure number:000000000014709
Location:.55 Fr 621 & 1.45 To 211
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Total length:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.6 ft. [7.5 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1976
Year reconstructed:2016
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:704 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:88.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$75,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood70488.0
September 2016GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good70486.0
February 2016PoorFairPoorFair70452.0
February 2015PoorFairPoorPoor69552.0
February 2014PoorFairPoorPoor69552.0
February 2012PoorFairPoorSatisfactory69552.0
February 2011PoorFairPoorFair69553.3
February 2010FairFairFairFair69569.8
February 2009FairFairFairFair69569.8
February 2008FairFairFairFair69569.8
February 2007FairFairFairFair69569.8
February 2006FairFairFairFair69569.8
March 2005FairFairFairFair69569.8
February 2004FairFairFairFair43770.2
February 2003FairFairFairFair43770.2
February 2002FairFairFairFair43770.2
February 2001FairFairFairFair43770.2
February 2000FairFairFairFair43770.2
February 1999FairSatisfactoryFairFair31071.5
April 1998FairGoodFairFair31071.5
February 1997FairGoodFairFair31071.5
February 1996FairGoodFairFair31070.2
February 1995FairGoodFairFair31070.2
February 1993FairGoodFairFair31970.2
February 1992FairGoodFairGood37470.1