Length of largest span: 224.1 ft.
Total length: 881.9 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
South Branch Elizabeth River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.77500, -76.29500(decimal degrees) 36°46'30" N, 76°17'42" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
USGS topographic map
VA 21829 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33647 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2011)
Deck condition rating: Poor(4 out of 9) Superstructure condition rating: Serious(3 out of 9) Substructure condition rating: Fair(5 out of 9) Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 3.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
August 24, 2013: New photos from Douglas Butler
August 20, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
February 4, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridges is being replaced.
May 4, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
Posted December 5, 2009, by Ben Philbrick (bphilbrick [at] cox [dot] net)
This bridge is constantly being repaired. I worked on this bridge over fifteen years ago and repaired several beams some of which had holes bigger than your head. It is on schedule to be replaced within the next two years.