River Road over Bad Luck Branch


+37.31762, -78.35297
37°19'03" N, 78°21'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:River Road over Bad Luck Branch
Structure number:000000000005726
Location:1.30 to 657 - 0.80 to 702
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1990
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:647 [as of 2014]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:98.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
October 2017Fair6 out of 1064798.9
August 2016Fair6 out of 1064798.9
August 2014Good7 out of 1066096.9
August 2012Good7 out of 1066096.9
August 2010Good7 out of 1064896.9
August 2008Good7 out of 1064899.9
August 2006Good7 out of 1061199.6
August 2004Good7 out of 1061399.6
August 2002Good7 out of 1071399.6
August 2000Fair6 out of 1059399.0
August 1998Fair6 out of 1059399.0
August 1996Good7 out of 1059999.0
June 1994Good7 out of 1059999.0
May 1992Good8 out of 1032699.0
July 1990Good7 out of 10358100.0