S. James River Rd. over North River


+37.56141, -78.59521
37°33'41" N, 78°35'43" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:S. James River Rd. over North River
Structure number:000000000004018
Location:0.79-Rt.60 / 9.90-Nels cl
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:131.9 ft. [40.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.4 ft. [11.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:39.7 ft. [12.1 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1981
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,508 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:98.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood150898.3
April 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood150898.3
April 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood150098.3
April 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood149899.3
April 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood149899.3
April 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood149899.3
May 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood136599.4
April 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood136199.4
April 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood139099.4
June 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood130699.4
May 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood130699.4
July 1996GoodGoodGoodVery Good150099.3
July 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good120099.5
May 1992GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good112599.5
July 1990GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good114599.5