Rice Creek Road over Rice Creek


+37.19234, -78.39937
37°11'32" N, 78°23'58" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Rice Creek Road over Rice Creek
Structure number:000000000013973
Location:1.39 to 630 - 2.06 to 715
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:27.6 ft. [8.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:56 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:74.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$217,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018FairFairFairFair5674.2
June 2017FairFairFairFair5674.2
June 2016FairFairFairFair5674.2
June 2015FairSatisfactoryFairFair5677.7
June 2014FairSatisfactoryFairFair5177.7
June 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair5163.5
June 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair5163.5
June 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair5163.5
June 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair5163.5
June 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair5163.5
July 2008FairFairSatisfactoryFair5565.5
June 2007FairFairSatisfactoryFair5562.5
June 2006FairFairSatisfactoryFair5565.5
July 2005FairFairSatisfactoryFair4665.5
June 2004FairFairSatisfactoryFair4665.5
June 2003FairFairSatisfactoryFair4664.5
June 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair6864.4
June 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair6862.4
July 2000FairGoodGoodFair5962.5
July 1999FairGoodGoodFair5957.5
June 1998PoorGoodGoodPoor5944.5
June 1997FairGoodGoodFair5457.5
August 1996FairGoodGoodFair5957.5
June 1995FairGoodGoodFair5957.5
June 1994FairFairGoodSatisfactory7166.5
December 1991FairFairGoodSatisfactory5567.7