N. Fork Church Rd over North Fork Creek


+36.59537, -78.76431
36°35'43" N, 78°45'52" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:N. Fork Church Rd over North Fork Creek
Structure number:000000000009218
Location:1.10 TO 737 - 0.65 TO 734
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:21.7 ft. [6.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1932
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:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:330 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:67.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$439,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018FairFairFairSatisfactory33067.3
October 2016FairFairFairSatisfactory35767.3
October 2014FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory30068.9
October 2012FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory28268.7
October 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory28279.7
October 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory28279.7
October 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory30582.7
October 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodGood32482.7
October 2002FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood27179.7
October 2000FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood31779.7
October 1998FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood31779.7
October 1996GoodGoodVery GoodGood32379.7
October 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood32379.7
December 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood28479.4
January 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood26079.4