+31.28385, -100.80837
31°17'02" N, 100°48'30" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 72 over SPRING CREEK
Structure number:071190007707043
Location:0.2 MI E OF US 67
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:82.0 ft. [25.0 m]
Total length:274.9 ft. [83.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:21.7 ft. [6.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:23.6 ft. [7.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1934
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:210 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:14% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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: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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:63.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryFair21063.6
June 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryFair21063.3
June 2014FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory22074.3
June 2012FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory22074.3
June 2010FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory23074.6
July 2008FairGoodFairSatisfactory27059.0
August 2006FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory31072.7
August 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory26073.4
August 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory31074.1
January 2001FairGoodGoodSatisfactory28074.1
September 1998FairGoodGoodSatisfactory29074.1
October 1996GoodGoodVery GoodGood22080.1
September 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good22079.1
July 1992GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good18085.0
August 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood20085.0