FM 1497 over SANDY CREEK


+33.44015, -95.42498
33°26'25" N, 95°25'30" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FM 1497 over SANDY CREEK
Structure number:011390132001005
Location:0.50 MI W OF FM 905
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:151.9 ft. [46.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.6 ft. [7.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:60 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:7% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:28.7 tons [26.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:89.8

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201689.8FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO60
January 201582.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO130
January 201382.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO130
December 201082.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO120
February 200988.1FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO100
April 200785.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO120
July 200585.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO150
July 200386.4FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO140
May 200186.4FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO140
April 199986.4FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactoryFO110
April 199791.9FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory-120
October 199688.4FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory-120
March 199587.9FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory-140
June 199378.5FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory-110
April 199178.5FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory-110