US 285 over DRAW


+30.16483, -102.40773
30°09'53" N, 102°24'28" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 285 over DRAW
Structure number:062220029304037
Location:1.30 MI N OF US 90
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1974
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,110 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:20% of total traffic
Structural 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 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:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:83.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
August 2017Good7 out of 10111083.7
September 2013Good7 out of 10105082.2
September 2011Good7 out of 1095083.1
August 2009Good7 out of 1085084.1
August 2007Good7 out of 10115079.3
January 2006Good7 out of 10100080.7
March 2004Good7 out of 10105086.1
February 2002Good7 out of 1088087.2
June 2000Good7 out of 1075088.0
July 1998Fair6 out of 1076087.9
November 1996Fair6 out of 1069088.3
December 1994Good7 out of 1062088.8
November 1992Good7 out of 1054089.3
August 1988Good8 out of 1052087.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.132128400