James River Drive over Mill Run


+37.17964, -77.01300
37°10'47" N, 77°00'47" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:James River Drive over Mill Run
Structure number:000000000018173
Location:2.63 MI.FR.INT.RTE. 40
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Total length:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.7 ft. [11.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:41.7 ft. [12.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1920
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,632 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:81.4
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$127,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017FairFairFairSatisfactory263281.4
March 2015FairFairFairFair157183.0
February 2013FairFairFairFair157181.0
February 2011FairFairFairFair157181.0
February 2009FairFairFairFair157181.0
April 2007FairFairFairFair162481.0
March 2005FairFairSatisfactoryFair152481.0
February 2003FairFairSatisfactoryFair149081.1
February 2001FairFairSatisfactoryFair138781.1
April 1999FairFairSatisfactoryFair138781.1
June 1997FairFairSatisfactoryFair310079.1
May 1995FairFairSatisfactoryFair310079.2
July 1993FairFairFairFair280079.3
September 1991FairFairFairFair258079.5