US 280 over BEAR CREEK


+32.16103, -82.73207
32°09'40" N, 82°43'55" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 280 over BEAR CREEK
Structure number:000000030900110
Location:1.5 MI E OF ALAMO
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1933
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,470 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
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]
Sufficiency rating:92.0
Estimated cost of work:$123,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
July 2018Fair6 out of 10247092.0
August 2016Good7 out of 10247092.0
August 2014Good7 out of 10247092.0
August 2012Good7 out of 10247092.0
August 2010Good7 out of 10330091.8
September 2008Good7 out of 10330091.8
August 2006Good7 out of 10297091.9
July 2004Good7 out of 10365091.8
July 2002Good7 out of 10370091.7
July 2000Good7 out of 10390091.7
October 1998Good7 out of 10320089.8
December 1995Good7 out of 10320089.7
January 1994Good7 out of 10298089.8
January 1992Good7 out of 10298089.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.8408220