Water Street over Thornton River


+38.65759, -78.22237
38°39'27" N, 78°13'21" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Water Street over Thornton River
Structure number:000000000014772
Location:.45 Fr 1003 & .20 To 522
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Total length:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:11.8 ft. [3.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Year reconstructed:2004
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:114 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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 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:75.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2018FairGoodGoodSatisfactory11475.9
April 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory11475.9
April 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory14675.9
April 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory14675.9
May 2010FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory14675.8
April 2008FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory14675.8
April 2006FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory19178.0
April 2004FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory17478.0
December 2002PoorFairSeriousSatisfactory23019.5
June 2001PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory23020.5
June 2000PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory21220.6
June 1999PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory21222.7
June 1998PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory25522.6
June 1997PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory25522.6
July 1996PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory25522.6
July 1995PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory25522.6
July 1994PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory21922.7
June 1993PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory21926.0
May 1992PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory17026.1
May 1991PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory26326.0