Mossing Ford Road over Twittys Creek


+36.96010, -78.63184
36°57'36" N, 78°37'55" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Mossing Ford Road over Twittys Creek
Structure number:000000000027112
Location:1.30 to 613 - 0.70 to 637
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Total length:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.6 ft. [7.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.9 ft. [7.9 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]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:207 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:91.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good20791.9
October 2015GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good20791.9
October 2013GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good19391.9
October 2011GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good19391.9
October 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good19391.9
November 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good19391.9
December 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good18691.9
October 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good18691.9
October 2001GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-90.5