+39.16585, -79.71167
39°09'57" N, 79°42'42" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WV 72 over CLOVER RUN
Structure number:00000000047A048
Location:0.15 MI. S. WV 38
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:154.5 ft. [47.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Skew angle:25°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1956
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Closed Grating [4]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,246 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry 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: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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:95.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory124695.3
September 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory122495.3
September 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory120095.3
August 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory110095.3
August 2010FairGoodGoodFair110084.3
August 2008FairGoodGoodFair100085.3
August 2006FairGoodGoodFair120084.3
September 2004FairGoodGoodFair120084.3
September 2002FairGoodGoodFair120084.3
September 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory140095.3
September 1998FairGoodGoodSatisfactory140095.3
September 1996FairGoodGoodSatisfactory170095.3
September 1994PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory190077.5
September 1992FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory190079.5
September 1990FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory150079.5