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BU 277 over RICE SPRINGS BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+33.15241, -99.73404
33°09'09" N, 99°44'03" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BU 277 over RICE SPRINGS BRANCH
Structure number:081050015704015
Location:0.35 MI S OF US 380
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:7.9 ft. [2.4 m]
Total length:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.5 ft. [16.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
Year reconstructed:1949
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:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,900 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:14% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry 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 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:63.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2017Fair6 out of 10590063.8
June 2015Fair6 out of 10590063.6
June 2013Fair6 out of 10590061.6
June 2011Fair6 out of 10590046.1
May 2009Fair6 out of 10590046.3
April 2007Good7 out of 10590046.3
April 2005Fair6 out of 10590061.8
March 2003Good7 out of 10566062.1
March 2001Good7 out of 10570046.1
May 1999Good7 out of 10580046.1
July 1997Good7 out of 10560046.1
August 1995Good7 out of 10610050.6
March 1993Good7 out of 10560052.1
January 1991Good7 out of 10570050.7