+33.36074, -95.24338
33°21'39" N, 95°14'36" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 37 over SULPHUR RIV REL 1
Structure number:010810018905043
Location:1.4 MI N OF FM 71
Purpose:Carries highway over relief for waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:480.0 ft. [146.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.3 ft. [13.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.3 ft. [14.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1973
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,560 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:22% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:94.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017GoodGoodGoodGood156094.1
February 2015GoodGoodGoodGood156094.1
May 2013GoodGoodGoodGood170093.8
May 2011GoodGoodGoodGood165094.9
May 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryGood180094.6
April 2007FairGoodSatisfactoryGood201094.2
April 2005GoodGoodGoodGood185095.5
June 2003GoodGoodGoodGood185095.5
May 2001GoodGoodGoodGood175095.7
May 1999GoodGoodGoodGood145095.3
July 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good115095.8
June 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good115097.8
March 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good135097.4
December 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good115097.8