US 287 SB over N. Palo Duro Creek


+36.04411, -102.00246
36°02'39" N, 102°00'09" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 287 SB over N. Palo Duro Creek
Structure number:041710006604023
Location:1.5 Mi North FM 281 JCT
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Total length:155.8 ft. [47.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:37.4 ft. [11.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.4 ft. [12.3 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1984
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 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,200 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:28% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:100.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3200100.0
September 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3200100.0
September 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory230098.0
September 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory230098.0
January 2011FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory210098.0
February 2009FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory230098.0
February 2007FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory170096.0
April 2005FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory160096.0
June 2003FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory280096.0
April 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory200096.0
May 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory210096.0
May 1998GoodGoodGoodGood210096.0
June 1996GoodGoodGoodGood210096.0
May 1994GoodGoodGoodGood180096.0
June 1992GoodGoodGoodGood77096.0
April 1990GoodGoodGoodGood195098.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,0281,514466480
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.6,2874,2721,995200
Reinforced Concrete Columneach99000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1082654280
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1622189520
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.34420314100