US385 over UPRR 815-506-S


+41.09055, -102.47078
41°05'26" N, 102°28'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US385 over UPRR 815-506-S
Structure number:S385 00808
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Total length:454.1 ft. [138.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.7 ft. [11.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Skew angle:28°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1935
Year reconstructed:1982
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:8
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,250 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:37.0 tons [33.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:22.0 tons [20.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:81.5

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201581.5FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1250
September 201381.5FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1250
October 201183.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1130
November 200983.2FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1205
October 200791.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1220
October 200591.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1415
October 200391.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1280
June 200191.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1345
November 199990.1FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-2210
July 199791.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1060
August 199589.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1155
September 199389.2FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory-1915
October 199187.2FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory-1500

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.966966000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,1352,122049
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.1,4331,4076200
Steel Pin or Pin & Hangar Assemblyeach35181700
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1400140
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2121000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.7869180
Movable Bearingeach4235700
Fixed Bearingeach2121000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.276276000