Route 15 over James Rv.,CSX RR, Rt 656


+37.70667, -78.30167
37°42'24" N, 78°18'06" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Route 15 over James Rv.,CSX RR, Rt 656
Structure number:000000000025607
Location:0.00-Flva Co/0.00-Bck Co
Purpose:Carries highway over highway, waterway, and railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:226.1 ft. [68.9 m]
Total length:1745.2 ft. [531.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.3 ft. [13.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.3 ft. [13.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:24.6 ft. [7.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2001
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:10
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,810 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances 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: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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:56.9 tons [51.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:45.9 tons [41.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:87.7

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201587.7FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-3810
April 201387.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-3900
April 201185.9FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-4470
April 200985.9FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-4470
May 200785.9FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-4470
June 200585.9FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-4470
May 200385.9GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-4470
May 200185.9GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-4470