SH 15 over Farwell Creek


+36.25382, -101.38202
36°15'14" N, 101°22'55" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 15 over Farwell Creek
Structure number:040990030802004
Location:1.8 Mi E of SH 136
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Total length:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.3 ft. [14.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1935
Year reconstructed:1968
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:6
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:950 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:27% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:84.5
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$14,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair95084.5
August 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair90084.6
August 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair90084.6
February 2011FairGoodSatisfactoryFair90084.6
February 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryFair87084.7
February 2007FairGoodSatisfactoryFair32085.1
April 2005FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory32076.1
August 2003FairSatisfactoryFairGood83077.2
September 2001FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory90077.1
September 1999FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory80088.3
June 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory84088.3
June 1995GoodGoodGoodGood84088.3
June 1993GoodGoodGoodGood71088.4
May 1991GoodGoodGoodGood85095.6