US 29 Highway over Pumpkin Creek


+36.54544, -79.41182
36°32'44" N, 79°24'43" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 29 Highway over Pumpkin Creek
Structure number:000000000013515
Location:1.15 TO 1123 - 0.60 TO 86
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:11.5 ft. [3.5 m]
Total length:46.3 ft. [14.1 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1980
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,006 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:16% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:72.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$3,852,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
May 2018Fair5 out of 101500672.0
May 2016Fair5 out of 101500672.0
May 2014Fair5 out of 101437072.1
May 2012Fair5 out of 101437072.1
May 2010Fair5 out of 101437072.1
May 2008Fair5 out of 101437072.1
May 2006Fair5 out of 101389672.1
May 2004Fair5 out of 101073472.6
May 2002Fair5 out of 101084472.5
May 2000Fair5 out of 101005574.0
June 1998Fair6 out of 101005585.0
June 1996Good7 out of 10620085.0
May 1994Good7 out of 10650085.0
February 1992Fair6 out of 10375585.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.1,2841,10801760