SH 163 over DRAW


+31.12459, -101.16855
31°07'29" N, 101°10'07" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 163 over DRAW
Structure number:071190041201001
Location:0.4 MI S OF US 67
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:5.9 ft. [1.8 m]
Total length:127.0 ft. [38.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.3 ft. [13.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1932
Year reconstructed:1967
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:19
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,320 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:19% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
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:77.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2016Fair6 out of 10532077.2
June 2014Good7 out of 10195087.7
June 2012Good7 out of 10195087.7
June 2010Good7 out of 1088090.6
June 2008Good7 out of 10100090.3
August 2006Good7 out of 1087097.8
November 2004Good7 out of 1079097.9
August 2002Good7 out of 1075098.0
August 1998Good7 out of 1076098.0
October 1996Good7 out of 1078097.9
September 1994Good8 out of 1069098.1
June 1990Good8 out of 1061095.6