+32.09440, -93.38530
32°05'40" N, 93°23'07" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US0071 over MORGAN CREEK
Structure number:044100100306771
Location:2.9 MI NORTH OF LA 783
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Total length:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1950
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,900 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:26% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:57.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018FairFairFairFair390057.9
June 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory380070.5
June 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory370071.6
June 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory430078.0
June 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory320081.5
July 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory320081.5
June 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory280081.7
June 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory260088.1
July 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory240088.2
July 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory214786.3
November 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory314779.5
September 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory314779.5
August 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory198587.8
July 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory345279.4
July 1990FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory345279.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.720714060
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.3,6003,54641130
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.3,6003,48012000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8888000
Reinforced Concrete Pileeach207850
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1751422850
Pourable Jointlinear ft.1,200001,2000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.240239010