Virgilina Road over Bluewing Creek


+36.54518, -78.82639
36°32'43" N, 78°49'35" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Virgilina Road over Bluewing Creek
Structure number:000000000009175
Location:1.30 to 740 - 1.80 to 738
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1935
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,351 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:14% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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 corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:78.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$878,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory135178.3
February 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory130075.2
February 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory123676.3
February 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory123676.3
February 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory123676.3
March 2007FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory145776.0
February 2005GoodGoodGoodGood167575.7
February 2003GoodGoodGoodGood165772.7
February 2001GoodGoodGoodGood195572.3
February 1999GoodGoodGoodGood195574.9
February 1997GoodGoodGoodGood170074.9
March 1995GoodGoodVery GoodGood190075.9
February 1993GoodGoodVery GoodGood103574.9
February 1991GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good105574.9