Texas Beef Rd. over S Palo Duro Cr


+35.94388, -101.81106
35°56'38" N, 101°48'40" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Texas Beef Rd. over S Palo Duro Cr
Structure number:041710AA0136001
Location:5.2 MI N OF SH 152
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.6 ft. [7.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:280 [as of 2010]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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: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:70.4
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$9,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairFairSatisfactoryFair28070.4
September 2016FairFairSatisfactoryFair28070.1
September 2014FairFairSatisfactoryFair28070.1
September 2012FairFairSatisfactoryFair28070.1
January 2011FairFairSatisfactoryFair28073.4
January 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory28082.5
February 2007FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory28082.5
May 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory28081.0
October 2003PoorGoodGoodPoor28043.9
October 2001PoorGoodGoodPoor28043.9
October 1999PoorVery GoodVery GoodPoor28045.0
January 1998Poor---28043.9
January 1996Fair---28073.2
August 1993Fair---28055.8
July 1991Fair---28074.7