Rapidan Road over Branch of Rapidan River


+38.30364, -78.05136
38°18'13" N, 78°03'05" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Rapidan Road over Branch of Rapidan River
Structure number:000000000012974
Location:.13 From 627 & .88 To 673
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Total length:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,314 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:81.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory131481.4
February 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory131481.4
February 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory110881.5
February 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory110881.5
February 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory110882.5
February 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory167082.2
February 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory123082.4
February 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory111082.5
February 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory117382.5
February 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory81582.6
March 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory104982.5
February 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory79282.6
March 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory79079.6
February 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory104079.5