Sharps Creek Rd over Sharps Creek


+37.69333, -78.46998
37°41'36" N, 78°28'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Sharps Creek Rd over Sharps Creek
Structure number:000000000004125
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:22.3 ft. [6.8 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 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:1967
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: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:30 [as of 2017]
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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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:67.3
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
December 2018FairSatisfactoryFairFair3067.3
December 2017FairSatisfactoryFairFair2967.3
April 2016FairSatisfactoryFairFair2967.3
April 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2967.3
April 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3068.8
April 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2068.8
April 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2068.4
April 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2068.4
April 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2068.4
April 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2068.4
April 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2071.4
May 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2070.4
May 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3281.4
April 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3281.4
April 2004FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3281.4
April 2003FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3281.4
April 2002FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3279.4
May 2001FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3277.4
May 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryFair3666.5
April 1999FairGoodSatisfactoryFair3661.5
April 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryFair3361.5
April 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryFair3361.5
July 1996FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3072.5
May 1995FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3072.5
April 1994FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood3072.5
May 1993FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good3072.5
April 1992FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good3368.2
June 1991FairVery GoodFairSatisfactory3358.2