Amelon Expressway over South Fork Stovall Creek


+37.46662, -79.09217
37°27'60" N, 79°05'32" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Amelon Expressway over South Fork Stovall Creek
Structure number:000000000026779
Location:1.50-Rt. 29 /0.30-Rt. 677
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:44.3 ft. [13.5 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2003
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,214 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:82.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2018Good7 out of 10821482.6
June 2016Good7 out of 10821483.6
June 2014Good7 out of 10780082.7
June 2012Good7 out of 10771882.7
June 2010Good7 out of 10771882.7
June 2008Good7 out of 10771883.7
July 2006Good8 out of 101100.0
September 2004Good8 out of 101100.0
June 2002Good8 out of 101100.0