Chincoteague Road over Queens Sound


+37.93508, -75.41889
37°56'06" N, 75°25'08" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Chincoteague Road over Queens Sound
Structure number:000000000025297
Location:8.25 fr 13/2.20 to Chinco
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:1141.1 ft. [347.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.7 ft. [12.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1997
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:17
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,137 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:68.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodFair813768.0
June 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory813779.0
June 2013FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory651879.0
June 2011FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory651879.0
June 2009FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory651879.0
July 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory724979.0
June 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory892379.0
July 2003FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory587578.0
June 2002FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory618778.0
April 2000FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory565878.0
April 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good565879.0