Old Forest Road over NS Railroad


+37.40198, -79.22228
37°24'07" N, 79°13'20" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Old Forest Road over NS Railroad
Structure number:000000000020558
Location:.99 460 / .90 WCL LYNCH
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Total length:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1948
Year reconstructed:1985
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:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:19,512 [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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:68.7
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$120,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2018GoodGoodGoodGood1951268.7
March 2016GoodGoodGoodVery Good1951269.7
March 2014GoodGoodGoodVery Good770074.1
March 2012GoodGoodGoodVery Good1031775.2
March 2010GoodGoodGoodGood1031773.2
March 2008GoodGoodGoodVery Good1031774.2
March 2006GoodGoodGoodVery Good1031775.2
January 2005GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1031775.2
October 2003GoodGoodGoodVery Good1031775.2
October 2001GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1031775.1
October 1999GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1031775.1
October 1997GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1031775.1
October 1995GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1031774.9
October 1993GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1031774.9
October 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2268070.0