Sussex Drive over Sappony Creek


+36.94604, -77.43668
36°56'46" N, 77°26'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Sussex Drive over Sappony Creek
Structure number:000000000023574
Location:1.7 Mi Fr Stony Creek
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Total length:170.0 ft. [51.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.6 ft. [13.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1992
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:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,130 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:92.8 tons [84.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:71.8 tons [65.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:98.9

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201798.9GoodGoodGoodGood-2130
February 201599.4GoodGoodGoodGood-1127
February 201399.4GoodGoodGoodGood-1127
February 201199.4GoodGoodGoodGood-1127
February 200999.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-1127
April 200799.4GoodGoodGoodGood-1083
March 200599.3GoodGoodVery GoodGood-1309
May 200399.3GoodGoodVery GoodGood-1271
March 200199.5GoodGoodVery GoodGood-1030
March 199999.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-1234
March 199799.4GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-1200
March 199598.8GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-2300
April 199399.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-1800