Joyners Bridge Rd over Blackwater River


+36.73365, -76.91720
36°44'01" N, 76°55'02" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Joyners Bridge Rd over Blackwater River
Structure number:000000000010388
Location:2.45 Miles from Route 258
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Total length:210.3 ft. [64.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.5 ft. [8.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:31.8 ft. [9.7 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+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:988 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:90.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory98890.6
May 2016FairSatisfactoryGoodGood98890.6
May 2014FairSatisfactoryGoodGood28798.7
May 2012FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood28798.7
May 2010FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood28798.7
May 2008FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood28798.7
May 2006GoodGoodVery GoodGood23498.7
June 2004GoodGoodVery GoodGood23498.7
June 2002GoodGoodVery GoodGood27998.7
July 2000GoodGoodVery GoodGood27998.7
May 1998GoodGoodVery GoodGood27998.7
May 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood27998.7
June 1994GoodGoodVery GoodGood27998.7
May 1992FairGoodGoodFair10787.9
May 1990GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good45597.5