NBL Route 15 over Route 460 Bypass


+37.26899, -78.40545
37°16'08" N, 78°24'20" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NBL Route 15 over Route 460 Bypass
Structure number:000000000013880
Location:.83-Farmville/.05 Rt 628
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:134.8 ft. [41.1 m]
Total length:269.0 ft. [82.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:28°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1976
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:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,785 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:97.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory478597.6
May 2015FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory478597.6
May 2013FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory454597.6
May 2011FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory454597.6
May 2009FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory454597.6
June 2007FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory416597.6
May 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory381897.6
June 2003FairSatisfactoryGoodGood378597.7
June 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodGood395897.6
May 1999GoodGoodGoodGood421792.6
June 1997GoodGoodGoodGood410092.6
June 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodGood400092.7
May 1993FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood339592.7
March 1991GoodGoodVery GoodGood532092.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,32769763000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.20,06010,55209,5080
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.11,29711,01728000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.10,23910,239000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach22000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.129854310
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.4545000
Compression Jointlinear ft.95781700
Movable Bearingeach100820
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4080248
Fixed Bearingeach55000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2020000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.538536200
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.538536200