US 287 NB over South Palo Duro Creek


+35.91908, -101.98133
35°55'09" N, 101°58'53" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 287 NB over South Palo Duro Creek
Structure number:041710006604020
Location:0.2 Mi N of FM 119
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:121.1 ft. [36.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.4 ft. [11.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1981
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,480 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:64% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:99.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodGood448099.6
September 2015GoodGoodGoodGood4480100.0
September 2013GoodGoodGoodGood3350100.0
March 2012GoodGoodGoodGood3200100.0
March 2010GoodGoodGoodGood3300100.0
March 2008GoodGoodGoodGood3150100.0
March 2006GoodGoodGoodGood255098.0
March 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory325098.0
April 2002GoodGoodGoodGood350096.0
May 2000GoodGoodGoodGood335096.0
May 1998GoodGoodGoodGood345096.0
June 1996GoodGoodGoodGood345096.0
May 1994GoodGoodGoodGood310096.0
June 1992GoodGoodGoodGood280096.0
April 1990GoodGoodVery GoodGood265098.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,5761,5314230
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.4,8524,521300310
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8073700
Steel Pileeach1811700
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.114112200
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.2442162260