Belle Meade Road over Little River


+37.92803, -77.75074
37°55'41" N, 77°45'03" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Belle Meade Road over Little River
Structure number:000000000011553
Location:1.90 From 608&1.40 To 618
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:129.9 ft. [39.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1985
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:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:487 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:61.3
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$210,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory48761.3
December 2017PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory48761.3
December 2016PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory48761.3
December 2015PoorPoorPoorGood48761.3
December 2014PoorPoorPoorGood46361.3
December 2013PoorPoorPoorGood46361.3
December 2012PoorPoorPoorGood46361.3
December 2011PoorPoorPoorGood46363.3
December 2010FairFairFairGood46381.5
December 2009FairFairFairGood46381.5
December 2008FairFairFairGood46381.3
December 2007FairFairFairGood66381.1
December 2006FairFairFairGood66381.1
December 2005FairFairFairGood66381.1
December 2004FairFairFairGood66381.1
December 2003FairFairFairGood66381.1
December 2002FairFairFairGood66381.1
January 2002FairFairFairGood67581.1
January 2000FairFairFairGood67581.1
January 1998FairFairFairGood67581.1
February 1996FairFairFairGood67580.3
January 1994GoodGoodVery GoodGood66092.4
January 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood36992.7