Meherrin Road over Bush River


+37.14752, -78.40633
37°08'51" N, 78°24'23" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Meherrin Road over Bush River
Structure number:000000000013956
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Total length:96.1 ft. [29.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1966
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:366 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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 protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:81.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairFairFairSatisfactory36681.7
April 2015FairFairFairSatisfactory36682.7
April 2013FairFairFairGood42683.7
April 2011FairFairFairGood42682.7
April 2009FairFairFairGood42683.7
May 2007FairFairFairGood45883.7
April 2005FairFairSatisfactoryGood56192.6
May 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood55795.6
June 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood43695.7
April 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood28894.3
June 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood51394.2
May 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood28094.8
May 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood34694.3
April 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood19396.9