FM 2171 over Bear Creek


+35.66570, -101.30922
35°39'57" N, 101°18'33" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 2171 over Bear Creek
Structure number:041180055707008
Location:2.5 MI E OF SH 152
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:210.0 ft. [64.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.6 ft. [7.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1955
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:7
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:90 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:83.8
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$13,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairFairFairFair9083.8
November 2015FairFairFairFair9083.7
November 2013FairFairFairFair16075.1
June 2012FairFairFairFair16075.1
March 2012PoorFairFairPoor23059.0
February 2010FairFairFairFair17075.2
February 2008FairFairFairFair14075.2
February 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair15076.2
February 2004PoorFairFairPoor71056.1
July 2003PoorPoorPoorSerious20042.9
July 2002PoorPoorPoorPoor26054.5
February 2002PoorPoorPoorSerious26038.3
March 2000PoorPoorPoorPoor33054.4
March 1998FairGoodGoodSatisfactory23089.1
March 1996GoodGoodGoodGood23089.1
March 1994FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory41062.0
May 1992FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory28070.9
April 1990FairSatisfactoryGoodGood40070.8