+37.52960, -76.51244
37°31'47" N, 76°30'45" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Structure number:000000000008533
Location:5.0M MATHEWS-7.0M RTE17
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Total length:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.5 ft. [9.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1941
Year reconstructed:2016
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,385 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:89.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$400,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018GoodGoodVery GoodGood238589.2
July 2016GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood238589.2
July 2015PoorPoorFairGood238554.7
July 2014PoorPoorFairGood235454.8
July 2013PoorPoorFairGood235452.6
July 2012PoorPoorFairGood235452.6
July 2011PoorPoorFairGood235452.6
July 2010PoorPoorFairGood235452.6
July 2008FairFairFairGood235454.9
July 2006FairFairFairGood224655.2
July 2004FairFairFairGood214658.7
September 2002FairFairFairGood206758.8
July 2001PoorFairFairPoor206743.6
July 2000PoorFairFairPoor209743.5
August 1999PoorFairFairPoor209743.5
August 1998FairFairSatisfactoryGood210072.5
September 1996FairFairFairGood150066.2
July 1994FairFairFairVery Good230062.2
July 1993FairFairFairVery Good221062.5
August 1992FairFairFairVery Good180565.5
July 1990FairFairGoodVery Good203074.7