+32.23410, -97.75424
32°14'03" N, 97°45'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 144 over PALUXY RIVER
Structure number:022130038601001
Location:0.1 MI SE OF FM 56
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:61.0 ft. [18.6 m]
Total length:246.1 ft. [75.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:37.4 ft. [11.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1923
Year reconstructed:1962
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:2
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: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,030 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:17% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:71.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory403071.1
December 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory730069.0
December 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory730070.2
December 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryGood710077.8
December 2008FairGoodSatisfactoryGood760077.6
December 2006FairGoodSatisfactoryGood790077.4
December 2004FairGoodSatisfactoryGood790077.4
December 2002FairGoodSatisfactoryGood760077.6
December 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryGood710077.8
December 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryGood690078.0
March 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryGood640076.2
January 1995FairGoodSatisfactoryGood640064.6
June 1993FairGoodSatisfactoryGood600072.5
June 1991FairGoodSatisfactoryGood670072.1