Mossing Ford Road over Roanoke Creek


+36.96657, -78.65322
36°57'60" N, 78°39'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Mossing Ford Road over Roanoke Creek
Structure number:000000000004920
Location:0.46 to 643 - 0.06 to 767
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Total length:158.1 ft. [48.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:305 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:75.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$877,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair30575.6
July 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair30568.6
July 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair31068.5
July 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair34268.5
July 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair34260.9
July 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair34260.9
July 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair30164.0
July 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair30166.0
July 2002FairGoodSatisfactoryFair30166.0
July 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryFair28566.0
July 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryFair28566.0
August 1996FairGoodSatisfactoryFair25566.1
September 1994FairGoodSatisfactoryFair25565.1
July 1992FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good21079.2
July 1990FairVery GoodFairVery Good21068.2