Route 15 over James Rv;CSX RR & Rt 656


+37.70925, -78.30261
37°42'33" N, 78°18'09" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Route 15 over James Rv;CSX RR & Rt 656
Structure number:000000000025607
Location:0.00-Flva Co/0.00-Bck Co
Purpose:Carries highway over highway, waterway, and railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:226.1 ft. [68.9 m]
Total length:1745.2 ft. [531.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.3 ft. [13.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.3 ft. [13.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2001
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:10
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,810 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:87.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodGood381087.7
April 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodGood381087.7
April 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodGood390087.4
April 2011FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good447085.9
April 2009FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good447085.9
May 2007FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good447085.9
June 2005FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good447085.9
May 2003GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good447085.9
May 2001GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good447085.9