South Meadows Road over Whitethorn Creek


+36.87664, -79.24820
36°52'36" N, 79°14'54" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:South Meadows Road over Whitethorn Creek
Structure number:000000000027350
Location:0.01 to 686 - 1.79 to 663
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Total length:196.9 ft. [60.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1932
Year reconstructed:2002
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:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:125 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:76.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,564,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018FairGoodGoodSatisfactory12576.7
November 2017FairGoodGoodSatisfactory12576.7
November 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory12576.1
November 2015FairGoodGoodSatisfactory12576.1
November 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory13076.1
November 2013FairGoodGoodSatisfactory13076.1
November 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15876.0
November 2011FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15876.0
November 2010FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15877.3
November 2009GoodGoodGoodGood15879.3
November 2008GoodGoodGoodGood15879.3
December 2007GoodGoodGoodGood15878.3
December 2006GoodGoodGoodGood13379.4
December 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood13375.4
November 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood13375.4
November 2002GoodExcellentExcellentGood13375.4