+43.45527, -85.48146
43°27'19" N, 85°28'53" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-131 NB over BRUCE CREEK
Structure number:000000000007416
Old structure number:59159012000C030 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.2 MI S OF CUTLER RD
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1979
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,500 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
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:106.9 tons [97.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:106.9 tons [97.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:100.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
January 2017100.0Fair6 out of 10-9500
January 2015100.0Fair6 out of 10-9500
January 201397.0Fair6 out of 10-9500
January 201197.0Fair6 out of 10-9500
January 200997.0Fair6 out of 10-9500
January 200797.0Fair6 out of 10-10507
February 200597.0Fair6 out of 10-7000
February 200397.0Fair6 out of 10-7000
March 200197.0Fair6 out of 10-7000
April 1998100.0Fair6 out of 10-7000
February 199697.0Fair6 out of 10-7000
May 1994100.0Fair8 out of 10--
May 1992100.0Fair8 out of 10--

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.8275700