Forest Clay Rd. over Meadow Creek


+37.55822, -78.66188
37°33'30" N, 78°39'43" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Forest Clay Rd. over Meadow Creek
Structure number:000000000004102
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Total length:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
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 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:50 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:51.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$399,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2018FairVery GoodFairFair5051.6
April 2017FairVery GoodFairSatisfactory5051.6
April 2016FairVery GoodFairSatisfactory5051.6
April 2015FairExcellentFairSatisfactory5051.6
October 2014FairExcellentFairSatisfactory5071.8
April 2013FairFairFairSatisfactory4170.8
April 2012FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory4181.5
April 2011FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory4181.5
April 2010FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory4181.5
April 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory4184.5
April 2008FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory4684.4
May 2007FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory4684.4
April 2006FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3484.4
April 2005FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3484.4
April 2004FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3484.4
April 2003FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8784.4
April 2002FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8783.4
May 2001FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8781.4
April 2000FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory9181.4
April 1999FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory9175.4
April 1998FairFairSatisfactoryGood8575.4
April 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryVery Good8576.4
July 1996GoodGoodGoodVery Good5776.4
June 1995GoodGoodGoodVery Good5776.4
June 1994GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good5776.4
May 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good5076.4
June 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good5474.5
August 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good5474.5