Falcon Rd. over MULBERRY CREEK

This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.


+39.87660, -95.67627
39°52'36" N, 95°40'35" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Falcon Rd. over MULBERRY CREEK
Structure number:000070997003166
Location:2.5E 2.4N OF FAIRVIEW
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.3 ft. [6.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1930
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:45 [as of 2004]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:60.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$172,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2016FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory4560.3
April 2014FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory4560.3
January 2013FairFairFairSatisfactory4537.9
March 2012FairFairFairSatisfactory4537.9
February 2010FairFairFairSatisfactory4537.9
February 2008FairFairFairSatisfactory4537.9
November 2005FairFairFairSatisfactory4537.9
February 2004FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory4538.9
December 2001FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory4538.9
December 1999FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory4538.9
May 1998FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory4538.9
February 1996FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory4538.9
June 1994FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory4538.9
May 1992FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory4538.9
September 1990FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4548.1