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 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, would be posted or closed except for temporary shoring [D]
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:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:68.2
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$14,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor95068.2
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