Southwark Road over Grays Creek


+37.16841, -76.85675
37°10'06" N, 76°51'24" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Southwark Road over Grays Creek
Structure number:000000000018204
Location:0.60 Mi.Fr.Int.Rte. 640
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Total length:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:89 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:78.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$350,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017FairFairFairFair8978.9
March 2015FairFairFairFair8978.9
March 2013FairFairFairFair8079.9
March 2011FairFairFairFair8081.9
March 2009FairFairSatisfactoryFair8076.9
June 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair8077.9
March 2005FairSatisfactoryGoodGood15983.3
March 2003FairSatisfactoryGoodGood18583.3
March 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good18583.3
June 1999FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good20483.3
July 1997FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory23883.2
July 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory21082.8
August 1993FairGoodGoodSatisfactory21082.8
August 1991FairGoodGoodSatisfactory7588.9