US 281 over DRAW


+33.79795, -98.48315
33°47'53" N, 98°28'59" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 281 over DRAW
Structure number:030050024902004
Location:0.5 MI S OF FM 1954
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:7.9 ft. [2.4 m]
Total length:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1929
Year reconstructed:1980
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,690 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:72.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
December 2017Fair6 out of 10469072.5
December 2015Fair6 out of 10469072.3
December 2013Fair6 out of 10370089.0
January 2012Fair6 out of 10410073.8
December 2009Fair6 out of 10340074.6
December 2007Fair6 out of 10370072.3
November 2005Fair6 out of 10370072.3
November 2003Fair6 out of 10380073.0
November 2001Fair6 out of 10370073.1
November 1999Fair6 out of 10390072.9
October 1997Fair6 out of 10380073.0
October 1995Good7 out of 10370080.9
December 1993Good7 out of 10340081.1
December 1991Good7 out of 10320081.3