ROAD 1400 over ELM CREEK


+40.21500, -98.48167
40°12'54" N, 98°28'54" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ROAD 1400 over ELM CREEK
Structure number:C009112715
Location:1.3W 2.7N COWLES
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Total length:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1935
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:15 [as of 2003]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:38.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1538.3
August 2015FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1546.0
September 2013FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1547.0
November 2011FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1549.8
December 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1549.8
June 2007FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1533.1
December 2004FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1532.1
November 2002FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1532.1
December 2000FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1532.1
December 1998FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1532.1
December 1996FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1532.1
December 1994FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1532.1
December 1992FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1537.3
November 1990FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1538.3