Purdy Road over Nottoway River


+36.84862, -77.56434
36°50'55" N, 77°33'52" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Purdy Road over Nottoway River
Structure number:000000000009101
Location:0.01 Miles from Route 651
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Total length:378.0 ft. [115.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1950
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:295 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:80.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$1,750,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory29580.4
June 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory29580.4
June 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory26180.4
July 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory26180.4
August 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory26177.4
July 2010FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory26174.5
September 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory26173.5
September 2008FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory29173.4
October 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood28475.5
October 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood28375.5
July 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory29975.4
July 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory29577.4
October 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory28677.5
August 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory26777.5
July 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory26877.5
July 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22977.5
July 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22977.5
August 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22377.6
July 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22377.6
February 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22377.6
September 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodFair22366.5
August 1994FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory56977.0
September 1993PoorPoorVery GoodFair56962.8
August 1992PoorPoorGoodFair17563.5
August 1991PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair16563.6