FM 2277 over Cottonwood Creek


+35.80194, -101.40306
35°48'07" N, 101°24'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 2277 over Cottonwood Creek
Structure number:041180212701001
Location:1.6 MI E OF SH 136
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:161.1 ft. [49.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.6 ft. [7.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.6 ft. [7.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1956
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:3
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: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:220 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:45.8
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$251,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017PoorFairFairPoor22045.8
November 2015FairFairSatisfactoryFair22064.7
November 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair38060.9
March 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair20065.7
February 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair20066.0
February 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair33061.3
February 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair23066.0
February 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair19067.7
February 2002PoorGoodSatisfactoryPoor35040.8
February 2000PoorGoodSatisfactoryPoor16045.9
April 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryGood36067.3
March 1996FairGoodSatisfactoryGood36067.3
March 1994FairGoodSatisfactoryGood36066.3
May 1992FairGoodSatisfactoryGood34075.2
April 1990GoodGoodGoodGood37074.1