LunenburgCountyRd. over COUCHES CREEK


+36.97525, -78.28002
36°58'31" N, 78°16'48" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LunenburgCountyRd. over COUCHES CREEK
Structure number:000000000011562
Location:.85 FR 754 & .13 TO 722
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:85.0 ft. [25.9 m]
Total length:188.0 ft. [57.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.4 ft. [11.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:41.7 ft. [12.7 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1981
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:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,079 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:95.4
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$3,330,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood107995.4
September 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood107995.4
September 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood111195.3
September 2011GoodGoodGoodGood111195.3
September 2009GoodGoodVery GoodGood111195.3
September 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood90397.0
September 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood88797.0
September 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood86197.1
September 2001GoodGoodVery GoodGood122595.9
October 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood133795.6
September 1997GoodGoodVery GoodGood130095.7
September 1995GoodGoodGoodGood110096.4
September 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good134895.6
September 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good156594.9