Route 15 (29) Bus. over Route 29 Bypass


+38.48910, -77.93739
38°29'21" N, 77°56'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Route 15 (29) Bus. over Route 29 Bypass
Structure number:000000000005572
Location:3.10FR229&7.20TOFauq CL
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Total length:227.0 ft. [69.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:84.0 ft. [25.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:42°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1972
Year reconstructed:1993
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,541 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:95.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1054195.0
July 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1054195.0
July 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1106794.9
July 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1106794.9
July 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1106793.9
July 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1208895.6
July 2005FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1069797.0
August 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory921297.4
July 2001FairGoodGoodSatisfactory860897.6
July 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1400094.1
July 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1400094.1
July 1995FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory982095.1
August 1993FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory982095.1
July 1991FairFairGoodSatisfactory982094.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,7002,700000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.19,06817,9241,14400
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.19,068019,06800
Reinforced Concrete Columneach63030
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.22617730190
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1158114200
Pourable Jointlinear ft.122122000
Compression Jointlinear ft.176176000
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.4804800
Movable Bearingeach24121200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Fixed Bearingeach2422200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.4544292500