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Jeb Stuart Highway over Staunton River

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Coordinates:
+36.83695, -78.66624
36°50'13" N, 78°39'58" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Jeb Stuart Highway over Staunton River
Structure number:000000000004851
Location:0.00-CharCL/ 0.00-HalfxCL
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:122.1 ft. [37.2 m]
Total length:960.0 ft. [292.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1930
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2007

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:443 [as of 2008]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Imminent Failure [1 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:15.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$7,287,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2007PoorSeriousImminent FailurePoor44315.5