Bethel Hill Road over Hyco River


+36.56002, -78.94108
36°33'36" N, 78°56'28" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Bethel Hill Road over Hyco River
Structure number:000000000009310
Location:0.63 to 711-1.47 to NCL
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Total length:146.0 ft. [44.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:87 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:96.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood8796.0
February 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood7096.0
February 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood6697.0
February 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood6697.0
February 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood6697.0
February 2007FairGoodSatisfactoryGood8099.0
February 2005FairGoodSatisfactoryGood8094.0
February 2003GoodGoodGoodGood11486.4
February 2001GoodGoodGoodGood11486.4
February 1999GoodGoodGoodGood11486.4
February 1997GoodGoodGoodGood11486.4
March 1995GoodVery GoodGoodGood11486.4
February 1993GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good9591.9
January 1991GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good9591.9