+39.18312, -79.81398
39°10'59" N, 79°48'50" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WV 38 over BRUSHY FORK
Structure number:00000000047A034
Location:0.07 MI.E. JCT CR 17
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1948
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:652 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:74.8
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$950,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
January 2018Fair5 out of 1065274.8
January 2016Fair5 out of 1065074.8
January 2014Fair5 out of 1065074.8
January 2012Fair5 out of 1070074.8
January 2010Poor4 out of 1052058.5
January 2008Fair5 out of 1052078.5
January 2006Fair5 out of 1065078.5
January 2004Fair5 out of 1065078.5
January 2002Fair5 out of 1065078.5
April 2000Fair5 out of 1070078.5
April 1998Fair5 out of 1070078.5
April 1996Fair5 out of 1085078.5
August 1994Good7 out of 1065089.5
August 1992Good7 out of 1065089.5
August 1990-N out of 1065089.5