Cowford Road over Toot's creek


+36.76342, -78.91466
36°45'48" N, 78°54'53" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Cowford Road over Toot's creek
Structure number:000000000009263
Location:0.15 TO 883 - 0.35 TO 783
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:10.2 ft. [3.1 m]
Total length:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1984
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:809 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:98.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
February 2017Good7 out of 1080998.8
February 2015Good7 out of 10100098.8
February 2013Good7 out of 1096298.8
February 2011Good7 out of 1096298.8
February 2009Good7 out of 1096297.8
February 2007Good7 out of 10105498.8
February 2005Good7 out of 10102299.8
February 2003Good7 out of 10163299.6
February 2001Good7 out of 10151699.6
February 1999Good7 out of 101516100.0
February 1997Good7 out of 101764100.0
February 1995Good7 out of 101353100.0
February 1993Good7 out of 10666100.0
January 1991Good7 out of 10666100.0