Abbitt's Branch Rd over Abbitt's Branch


+37.46694, -78.88275
37°28'01" N, 78°52'58" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Abbitt's Branch Rd over Abbitt's Branch
Structure number:000000000001592
Location:0.72-Rt.730 / 0.70-Rt.683
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:8.9 ft. [2.7 m]
Total length:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1980
Year reconstructed:2010
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:82 [as of 2014]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:99.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
November 2017Good7 out of 108299.0
September 2016Good8 out of 108299.0
September 2014Good8 out of 106097.0
September 2012Good8 out of 105897.0
September 2010Good8 out of 105897.0
November 2009Poor4 out of 105870.0
December 2008Poor4 out of 105272.0
December 2007Poor4 out of 105272.0
November 2006Poor4 out of 105272.0
December 2005Poor4 out of 105272.0
November 2004Poor4 out of 105272.0
November 2003Poor4 out of 105272.0
November 2001Fair5 out of 1011788.0
November 1999Fair5 out of 1011789.0
November 1997Fair5 out of 1011789.0
December 1995Fair5 out of 107289.0
December 1993Fair5 out of 107289.0
October 1991Fair5 out of 105989.0