E. J. Anderson Hwy over Whispering Creek


+37.50226, -78.42249
37°30'08" N, 78°25'21" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:E. J. Anderson Hwy over Whispering Creek
Structure number:000000000004019
Location:0.90-Rt.632 / 0.20-Rt.629
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Total length:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.8 ft. [10.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:37.7 ft. [11.5 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,248 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:80.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018FairSatisfactoryFairFair224880.4
August 2016FairSatisfactoryFairFair224880.4
August 2014FairSatisfactoryFairFair220080.5
August 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory216891.7
August 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory216894.5
August 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood216894.5
August 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodGood225194.5
August 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodGood218494.5
August 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodGood200894.6
August 2000FairSatisfactoryFairFair183882.6
July 1999FairSatisfactoryFairFair183882.6
July 1998FairFairFairFair190081.5
July 1997FairGoodFairFair190082.5
August 1996FairGoodFairFair210081.3
August 1995PoorVery GoodFairPoor210064.9
July 1994PoorVery GoodFairPoor165466.4
November 1991FairVery GoodFairFair236579.2