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Reed Creek Bridge, Glade Road

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Downstream side, from the north

Photo taken by Timothy and Joann Phillips in August 2018

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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BH Photo #432894

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Description 

This bridge looks older than her years, much like a similar bridge we've found in the area dated 1949. It has a pronounced skew since it crosses Reed Creek at quite an angle.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Reed Creek on Glade Road
Location
Wythe County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1973
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.94755, -81.18686   (decimal degrees)
36°56'51" N, 81°11'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/483362/4089069 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
427
Inventory numbers
VA 19734 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 82496 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 25.2 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Beam (14,021)
Built 1973 (95)
Built during 1970s (853)
Open (38,395)
Owned by state (14,934)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,732)
Steel stringer (5,493)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,303)
Virginia (1,098)
Wythe County, Virginia (14)

Update Log 

  • August 11, 2018: Added by Timothy and Joann Phillips

Sources 

  • Timothy and Joann Phillips