+37.41709, -81.58999
37°25'02" N, 81°35'24" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US ROUTE 52 over TUG FORK
Structure number:00000000024A129
Location:0.03 MI W OF WV 103
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Total length:85.6 ft. [26.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:72.2 ft. [22.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,122 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:77.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018Fair-FairGood412277.7
October 2016Fair-FairGood886870.0
October 2014Good-GoodGood800083.7
October 2012Good-GoodGood640086.2
October 2010Good-GoodGood640086.2
October 2008Good-GoodGood780084.0
October 2006Good-GoodGood810083.6
October 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood810083.6
October 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood800083.7
October 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood800081.7
October 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good800081.7
October 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good800081.7
October 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good800081.7
October 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good800081.7
October 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good930081.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,4005,400000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.4,2003,79304070
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.30022955160
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.144136620
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.150150000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1615010