Stevers Gap Trail over Sinking Creek


+37.33096, -80.43705
37°19'51" N, 80°26'13" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Stevers Gap Trail over Sinking Creek
Structure number:000000000005550
Location:0.10-Rte42; 0.60-DeadEnd
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1946
Year reconstructed:2000
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: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:60 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 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:75.3
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$958,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory6075.3
September 2016FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory6075.3
September 2014FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory4375.5
September 2012FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory4375.5
September 2010FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory4375.5
September 2008FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory4378.5
October 2006FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory3884.0
September 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood3081.0
October 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood3481.0
November 2000GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good3481.0
January 2000FairFairFairGood3453.0
February 1999FairSatisfactoryFairGood3454.0
April 1997FairSatisfactoryFairGood3454.0
March 1996FairGoodSatisfactoryGood3465.0
March 1995FairGoodSatisfactoryGood3465.0
March 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood2653.0
March 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood2653.0
February 1992FairGoodSatisfactoryFair2652.2
February 1991FairGoodSatisfactoryFair2552.2