Ballard Road over Corrowaugh Swamp


+36.76999, -76.83539
36°46'12" N, 76°50'07" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Ballard Road over Corrowaugh Swamp
Structure number:000000000010392
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:60.7 ft. [18.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.4 ft. [5.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1945
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Gravel [8]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:92 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:52.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$126,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018FairGoodFairSatisfactory9252.5
February 2017FairGoodFairSatisfactory9252.5
February 2016PoorGoodPoorSatisfactory9238.9
February 2015PoorGoodPoorSatisfactory8842.9
February 2014PoorGoodPoorSatisfactory8842.9
February 2013FairGoodFairSatisfactory8856.9
January 2012FairGoodFairSatisfactory8856.9
March 2011FairGoodFairSatisfactory8856.9
April 2009FairGoodFairSatisfactory8856.9
May 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory8467.9
May 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory8467.9
May 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory8467.9
June 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory7967.9
June 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory7967.9
August 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory7967.9
June 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory7964.9
August 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory7364.9
July 1999GoodGoodGoodGood7364.9
June 1998GoodGoodGoodGood7364.9
June 1997FairFairGoodSatisfactory7363.9
June 1996FairFairGoodSatisfactory7363.9
June 1995FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory7363.9
June 1994FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory5965.0
June 1993FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory5965.0
July 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5965.0
July 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5965.0