Spring Branch Road over Spring Branch


+37.04726, -77.09436
37°02'50" N, 77°05'40" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Spring Branch Road over Spring Branch
Structure number:000000000018374
Location:0.50 fr 1002/1.20 to 613
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:5.9 ft. [1.8 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1975
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:203 [as of 2014]
Structural 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Culvert condition:Large spalls, heavy scaling, wide cracks, considerable efflorescence or opened construction joint permitting loss of backfill. Considerable settlement or misalignment. Considerable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection throughout, extensive corrosion or deep pitting. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:71.9

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
January 201771.9Poor4 out of 10SD203
January 201598.9Fair6 out of 10-209
January 201399.9Fair6 out of 10-209
January 201199.9Good7 out of 10-209
January 200998.9Good7 out of 10-209
January 200798.9Good7 out of 10-236
January 200598.9Good7 out of 10-276
January 200398.9Good7 out of 10-343
January 200198.8Good7 out of 10-406
January 199998.8Fair6 out of 10-406
January 199798.9Fair6 out of 10-370
January 199598.9Fair6 out of 10-327
February 199398.9Fair6 out of 10-313
February 199198.9Fair6 out of 10-280