Leigh Mountain Rd. over Bush River


+37.22345, -78.38846
37°13'24" N, 78°23'18" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Leigh Mountain Rd. over Bush River
Structure number:000000000026068
Location:0.76 to 637 - 1.34 to 612
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:103.0 ft. [31.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2000
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:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
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: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:193 [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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:99.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018GoodGoodGoodGood19399.0
September 2016GoodGoodGoodGood19399.0
September 2014GoodGoodGoodGood20599.0
September 2012GoodGoodGoodGood20599.0
September 2010GoodGoodGoodGood20599.0
September 2008GoodGoodGoodGood20599.0
September 2006GoodGoodGoodGood22599.0
September 2004GoodGoodVery GoodGood17299.0
September 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good96100.0
October 2000GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good96100.0