Ben Venue Road over Hickman Run


+38.75593, -78.09590
38°45'21" N, 78°05'45" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Ben Venue Road over Hickman Run
Structure number:000000000023685
Location:.40 Fr 522 & 1.90 To 638
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1993
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:696 [as of 2014]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:98.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2017Good7 out of 1069698.5
June 2015Good7 out of 1069698.5
June 2013Good7 out of 1080998.5
June 2011Good7 out of 1080999.5
June 2009Good7 out of 1080999.5
June 2007Good7 out of 1080999.5
June 2005Good7 out of 1080999.5
June 2003Good7 out of 1055099.6
June 2001Good7 out of 1055099.6
July 1999Good7 out of 1055099.6
July 1997Good8 out of 1052699.7
July 1995Good8 out of 1033899.8
July 1993Good9 out of 1033899.8