+33.15845, -97.64864
33°09'30" N, 97°38'55" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 3259 over BRIAR BRANCH
Structure number:022490345401002
Location:1.0 MI W OF FM 51
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:35.4 ft. [10.8 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1976
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,993 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:79.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
March 2017Fair6 out of 10199379.1
March 2013Fair6 out of 10185079.2
March 2011Good7 out of 10200081.1
March 2009Good7 out of 10185081.2
March 2007Good7 out of 10197081.1
March 2005Good7 out of 10250081.7
March 2003Good7 out of 10175084.4
March 2001Good7 out of 10170084.4
February 1999Good7 out of 10250081.7
April 1997Good7 out of 10170084.4
May 1995Good7 out of 10190086.0
August 1993Good7 out of 10100099.3
August 1991Good7 out of 1079099.5