First Rock Road over Appomattox River


+37.33713, -78.51961
37°20'14" N, 78°31'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:First Rock Road over Appomattox River
Structure number:000000000013926
Location:0.00-PR. ED.CL/0.00BUCK C
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:40.7 ft. [12.4 m]
Total length:111.6 ft. [34.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
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: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:280 [as of 2017]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:74.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018FairFairFairGood28074.7
October 2016FairFairFairGood63973.3
October 2014FairFairFairGood22079.3
October 2012FairFairFairGood66673.2
October 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood66685.4
October 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood66685.4
October 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood72985.3
October 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory68788.3
July 2003PoorGoodGoodPoor68361.0
December 2002GoodGoodGoodGood81382.1
December 2000GoodGoodGoodGood68486.3
December 1998GoodGoodGoodGood68481.3
December 1996GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good66581.3
January 1995GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good60080.4
December 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good48980.5
January 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good10186.9