+35.98136, -104.73824
35°58'53" N, 104°44'18" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FR-2151 over VERMEJO DRAW
Structure number:000000000005274
Location:2.5 MI S OF I-25/NM-120
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Total length:107.9 ft. [32.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1953
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:5
Main spans material:Wood or timber [7]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:37 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:14% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:75.2
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$197,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairFairFairFair3775.2
June 2015FairFairFairFair5775.2
June 2013FairFairFairFair5775.2
June 2011FairFairFairFair5575.2
June 2009FairFairFairFair5675.2
June 2007FairFairFairFair5775.2
June 2005FairFairFairFair5275.2
June 2003FairFairFairFair5675.2
June 2001FairFairFairFair18074.1
June 1999FairFairFairFair17774.1
June 1997FairSatisfactoryFairFair16675.1
July 1995FairSatisfactoryFairFair16374.8
July 1993FairSatisfactoryFairFair3075.9
August 1991FairFairFairFair5575.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Timber Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,7521,5791213616
Timber Columneach4304300
Timber Abutmentlinear ft.89503900
Timber Pier Caplinear ft.180018000
Timber Decksq. ft.2,928002,9280
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,9282,928000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.217217000