US 60 SBFR over Palo Duro Creek


+34.99789, -101.91920
34°59'52" N, 101°55'09" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 60 SBFR over Palo Duro Creek
Structure number:041910016809022
Location:0.1 Mi S of FM 3331
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:109.9 ft. [33.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,860 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:28.7 tons [26.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:75.4

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201575.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-3860
October 201375.5FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-2800
April 201287.8FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-490
April 201083.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-1570
May 200882.2GoodGoodGoodGood-2040
June 200682.2GoodGoodGoodGood-1730
July 200481.9GoodGoodGoodGood-1730
November 200281.9GoodGoodGoodGood-1830
February 200181.9GoodGoodGoodGood-1750
December 199883.0GoodGoodGoodGood-850
August 199666.6GoodGoodGoodGoodFO8970
July 199480.9GoodGoodGoodGood-2100
November 199290.2GoodGoodGoodVery Good-1450
May 199074.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodGoodFO6200

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Columneach98010
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2020000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3330300
Pourable Jointlinear ft.2020000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.6666000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,9963,996000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.44000