Worsham Road over Briery Creek


+37.23053, -78.42063
37°13'50" N, 78°25'14" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Worsham Road over Briery Creek
Structure number:000000000013993
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Total length:54.5 ft. [16.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1978
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
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: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:333 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:44.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$638,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair33344.2
January 2017PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair33344.2
January 2016PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair33343.8
January 2015PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair35053.7
January 2013FairSatisfactoryFairFair33469.8
January 2011FairSatisfactoryFairFair33474.7
January 2009FairGoodFairFair33474.7
February 2007FairFairFairFair35873.7
January 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair37174.7
January 2003FairFairSatisfactoryFair43372.6
February 2001FairFairSatisfactoryFair40572.7
February 1999PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair40572.0
March 1997FairFairGoodFair39475.0
January 1995FairGoodGoodSatisfactory36088.0
February 1993FairGoodGoodSatisfactory36088.0
January 1991FairGoodGoodSatisfactory28388.0