Sharp Rock Road over Hughes River


+38.55514, -78.25559
38°33'19" N, 78°15'20" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Sharp Rock Road over Hughes River
Structure number:000000000014763
Location:0.00 Fr 601 & 1.20 To 231
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Total length:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
Year reconstructed:2005
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:44 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:81.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018GoodGoodGoodGood4481.0
June 2016GoodGoodGoodGood4481.0
June 2014GoodGoodGoodGood36676.9
June 2012GoodGoodGoodGood36676.9
June 2010GoodGoodVery GoodGood36676.9
June 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood36678.9
June 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood24576.9
June 2005GoodExcellentExcellentGood24576.9
June 2004PoorGoodPoorGood24519.0
June 2003PoorGoodPoorGood24519.0
June 2002FairGoodFairGood24538.1
July 2001FairGoodFairGood24538.1
June 2000FairVery GoodFairGood5341.3
June 1999FairVery GoodFairGood5341.3
June 1998FairVery GoodFairGood5341.3
June 1997FairVery GoodFairGood25038.1
June 1996FairVery GoodFairGood5341.3
June 1995FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood5348.3
July 1994FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood5348.3
June 1993FairExcellentSatisfactoryGood5348.3
June 1992FairExcellentSatisfactoryGood3848.3
May 1991PoorPoorPoorGood3223.3