US 87 over DRAW


+31.82577, -100.95518
31°49'33" N, 100°57'19" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 87 over DRAW
Structure number:072160006904033
Location:1.50 MI SE OF SH 158
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1929
Year reconstructed:1971
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: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,670 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:17% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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: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:74.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
July 2016Good7 out of 10667074.5
July 2014Good7 out of 10490060.1
August 2012Good7 out of 10490060.1
July 2010Good7 out of 10450060.3
August 2008Good7 out of 10520060.3
August 2006Good7 out of 10440058.3
August 2004Good7 out of 10430084.9
July 2002Good7 out of 10440087.9
September 1998Good7 out of 10440072.9
September 1996Good7 out of 10340072.9
August 1994Good7 out of 10410071.9
June 1990Good7 out of 10370080.1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.5585263110