Oak Level Road over Branch of Birch Creek


+36.69579, -79.07025
36°41'45" N, 79°04'13" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Oak Level Road over Branch of Birch Creek
Structure number:000000000009292
Location:0.70 to 680 - 3.10 to 685
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:41.0 ft. [12.5 m]
Total length:41.0 ft. [12.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.4 ft. [5.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
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 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:156 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:51.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$519,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017FairSatisfactoryFairFair15651.0
October 2016FairSatisfactoryFairFair15651.0
October 2015FairSatisfactoryFairFair15651.0
October 2014FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory16052.6
October 2013FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory16252.6
October 2012FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory16252.6
October 2011FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory16249.0
October 2010FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory16249.0
October 2009FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory16249.0
November 2008FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory22048.9
November 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22077.7
October 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22077.7
December 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22077.7
October 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22077.7
October 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22077.7
November 2002GoodGoodGoodGood15274.8
October 2001GoodGoodGoodGood15274.8
October 2000GoodGoodGoodGood15274.9
October 1999GoodGoodGoodGood15274.9
October 1998GoodGoodGoodGood15274.9
October 1997GoodGoodGoodGood18374.9
October 1996GoodGoodGoodGood15274.9
December 1995GoodVery GoodGoodGood15274.9
October 1994GoodVery GoodGoodGood15274.9
February 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good16374.9
December 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good16374.9
December 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good16374.9