Hickford Avenue over Meherrin River


+36.68494, -77.53761
36°41'06" N, 77°32'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Hickford Avenue over Meherrin River
Structure number:000000000020220
Location:0.19TILLAR ST0.05CENTER S
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:272.0 ft. [82.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:31.2 ft. [9.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1965
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:5
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Other [9]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,636 [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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:88.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017GoodGoodGoodGood263688.1
September 2015GoodGoodGoodGood263689.1
September 2013GoodGoodGoodGood280085.2
September 2011GoodGoodGoodGood280085.2
September 2009GoodGoodGoodGood280085.2
September 2007GoodGoodGoodGood289585.2
September 2005GoodGoodGoodGood289585.2
September 2003GoodGoodGoodGood289585.2
October 2001GoodGoodGoodGood289585.2
October 1999GoodGoodGoodGood289585.2
October 1997FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory289586.2
September 1995FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory289586.0
September 1993GoodGoodGoodGood289586.0
September 1991GoodGoodGoodGood289586.0