Big Bethel Road over Big Bethel Reservoir


+37.09218, -76.42551
37°05'32" N, 76°25'32" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Big Bethel Road over Big Bethel Reservoir
Structure number:000000000019870
Location:0.00 Mi To York Co. Line
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Total length:103.0 ft. [31.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Box Beam or girders - Single or Spread [06]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,533 [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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:75.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018FairFairFairFair953375.3
December 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair953376.3
December 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair994376.1
December 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair994376.1
December 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair994376.1
December 2008FairGoodGoodFair994376.1
December 2006GoodGoodVery GoodGood1290786.4
December 2004GoodGoodVery GoodGood1136387.2
November 2002GoodGoodVery GoodGood1039587.7
November 2000GoodGoodVery GoodGood1121087.3
November 1998FairSatisfactoryVery GoodFair1121075.3
August 1996FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory1089787.4
October 1994FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory1001188.1
September 1992FairVery GoodVery GoodFair755477.7
October 1990FairSatisfactoryVery GoodFair726977.8