+36.34663, -77.67751
36°20'48" N, 77°40'39" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR1616 over MARSH SWAMP
Structure number:000000000830185
Old structure number:000000000083185 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.4 MI. W. JCT. SR1617
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1919
Year reconstructed:1950
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:230 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:34.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017PoorFairFairPoor23034.3
July 2015PoorFairFairPoor10039.9
July 2013PoorFairFairPoor20034.1
July 2011PoorFairFairPoor23034.0
July 2009FairFairSatisfactoryFair23063.2
October 2007FairFairFairFair24063.2
July 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair27059.6
July 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair26059.6
October 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair26059.6
November 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair23064.2
October 1997PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor24048.1
August 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair19062.4
August 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory19072.5
July 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory20072.5