+37.50917, -96.39845
37°30'33" N, 96°23'54" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:8-G.7 LOCAL over ELK RIVER
Structure number:000250921006427
Location:2.3N 7.0W OF HOWARD
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Total length:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:19.4 ft. [5.9 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1910
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:20 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:28.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$270,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018PoorPoorPoorPoor2028.0
July 2016PoorPoorPoorPoor2028.0
November 2015PoorPoorPoorPoor2028.0
August 2014PoorPoorPoorPoor2028.0
April 2012PoorPoorPoorPoor2028.0
October 2009PoorPoorPoorPoor2028.0
June 2006PoorPoorPoorPoor2032.0
June 2004PoorPoorPoorPoor2032.0
April 2002PoorPoorPoorPoor2032.0
February 1999PoorPoorPoorPoor2032.0
March 1997PoorFairPoorPoor2032.0
April 1995PoorFairPoorPoor2032.0
April 1993PoorSeriousSeriousSerious2032.0
May 1991PoorSeriousSeriousSerious2032.0