IH 40 over Drain


+35.25768, -102.50060
35°15'28" N, 102°30'02" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IH 40 over Drain
Structure number:041800009003015
Location:0.75 Mi W of FM 3319
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:6.9 ft. [2.1 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1937
Year reconstructed:1980
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,070 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:49% of total traffic
Structural 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: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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:56.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
September 2017Fair6 out of 101007056.7
September 2015Fair6 out of 101007056.5
September 2013Fair6 out of 101289056.0
February 2012Fair6 out of 101322056.0
March 2010Fair6 out of 10913056.8
March 2008Fair6 out of 10888056.9
March 2006Fair6 out of 101145056.4
March 2004Fair6 out of 101218078.6
May 2002Good7 out of 10685072.9
August 2000Good7 out of 10543073.1
July 1998Fair5 out of 10568062.9
June 1996Good7 out of 10532073.1
April 1994Good7 out of 10389073.4
May 1992Good7 out of 10427082.2
March 1990Good7 out of 10430082.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.92072020000