+38.16287, -81.19594
38°09'46" N, 81°11'45" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 60 over GAULEY RIVER
Structure number:00000000010A142
Location:0.02 Miles E. of WV 16
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:106.0 ft. [32.3 m]
Total length:705.4 ft. [215.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.4 ft. [11.1 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1951
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,170 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:55.2
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$632,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair317055.2
October 2015PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor330041.0
August 2013FairGoodSatisfactoryFair330055.2
August 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodFair330055.2
July 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodFair330055.7
August 2010FairGoodGoodFair330055.7
July 2009FairGoodGoodFair510055.7
July 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodFair510055.7
July 2007FairFairGoodFair510054.7
September 2006FairFairGoodFair500054.7
September 2005FairFairGoodFair500054.7
September 2004FairFairGoodFair500054.7
September 2003FairFairGoodFair570054.7
August 2001FairFairGoodFair570054.7
September 1999FairFairSatisfactoryFair560054.7
August 1997FairFairGoodFair440054.7
July 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory440066.7
July 1993FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory460066.7
August 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory600066.7