Paradise Rd. over Ducker Creek


+37.36423, -78.53694
37°21'51" N, 78°32'13" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Paradise Rd. over Ducker Creek
Structure number:000000000024668
Location:1.47-Rt.608 / 0.74-Rt.609
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Total length:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1996
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:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:164 [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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
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 assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:69.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
September 2018Poor4 out of 1016469.9
September 2017Poor4 out of 1016471.9
September 2016Poor4 out of 1016471.9
September 2014Fair6 out of 1019097.0
September 2012Fair6 out of 1012697.0
September 2010Fair6 out of 1012699.0
September 2008Fair6 out of 10126100.0
September 2006Good7 out of 1017999.9
September 2004Good7 out of 1017999.9
September 2002Good7 out of 1017999.9
October 2000Good7 out of 1017099.9
September 1998Good7 out of 10170100.0
August 1996Good7 out of 1075100.0