US385 over DRY CREEK


+42.32719, -102.97488
42°19'38" N, 102°58'30" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US385 over DRY CREEK
Structure number:S385 13254
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:7.9 ft. [2.4 m]
Total length:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Year reconstructed:1983
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,545 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:16% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:24.0 tons [21.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.7

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
May 201680.7Good7 out of 10-1545
May 201480.7Good7 out of 10-1545
May 201286.9Good7 out of 10-1960
May 201087.1Good7 out of 10-1285
June 200887.1Good7 out of 10-1285
June 200699.6Good7 out of 10-1655
July 200499.6Good7 out of 10-1575
December 200299.7Good7 out of 10-1450
September 200099.7Good7 out of 10-1490
July 199899.7Good7 out of 10-1490
September 199697.8Good7 out of 10-1030
October 199497.8Good7 out of 10-950
October 199283.3Good7 out of 10-1000
October 199083.3Good7 out of 10-1000

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.6767000