North Fork Road over N Fork Buffalo River


+37.71126, -79.20421
37°42'41" N, 79°12'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:North Fork Road over N Fork Buffalo River
Structure number:000000000001462
Location:2.90-Rt 60/1.20-Dead End
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Total length:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1991
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:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:91.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017GoodGoodGoodGood2091.8
March 2015GoodGoodGoodGood2091.8
March 2013GoodGoodGoodGood5586.5
March 2011GoodGoodGoodGood2286.8
March 2009GoodGoodGoodGood2286.8
March 2007GoodGoodGoodGood1588.9
March 2005GoodGoodGoodGood1588.9
March 2003GoodGoodGoodGood988.9
March 2001GoodGoodGoodGood3894.0
March 1999GoodGoodGoodGood3894.0
March 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good16185.5
March 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good16185.5
March 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good5694.0
March 1991GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent6094.0