Paradise Road over Stonewall Creek


+37.42624, -78.97500
37°25'34" N, 78°58'30" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Paradise Road over Stonewall Creek
Structure number:000000000001594
Location:1.80-Rt 670/ 0.90-Rt 721
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Total length:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:408 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:82.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$471,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory40882.9
April 2015FairExcellentSatisfactorySatisfactory40882.9
April 2014FairExcellentSatisfactorySatisfactory43182.9
December 2013PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory43179.9
December 2011FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory43181.6
December 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory43181.6
January 2008FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory38984.6
January 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood38985.6
January 2004GoodGoodGoodGood38985.6
February 2002GoodGoodGoodGood39484.9
January 2000GoodGoodGoodGood39483.0
January 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodGood39479.7
March 1996GoodGoodVery GoodGood31179.7
January 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good31179.7
February 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good31180.0