SH 26 - 03 - 0.27 over PRAIRIE CREEK


+34.07250, -93.68361
34°04'21" N, 93°41'01" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 26 - 03 - 0.27 over PRAIRIE CREEK
Structure number:0000000000X0979
Location:.27 M E JCT 27 & 26
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1951
Year reconstructed:1998
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,600 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:28.9 tons [26.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:17.9 tons [16.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.1

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
July 201672.1Fair6 out of 10-1600
July 201485.6Fair6 out of 10-1600
October 201285.9Fair6 out of 10-1300
October 201085.9Good7 out of 10-1300
October 200885.9Good7 out of 10-1300
October 200685.8Good7 out of 10-1400
December 200485.8Good7 out of 10-1400
December 200285.3Good7 out of 10-1600
December 200086.9Good7 out of 10-1300
September 199886.9Good7 out of 10-1300