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SH 238 over BIG CHOCOLATE BYU

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Coordinates:
+28.57741, -96.64960
28°34'39" N, 96°38'59" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 238 over BIG CHOCOLATE BYU
Structure number:130290014404050
Location:0.43 MI S OF FM 2433
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:700.2 ft. [213.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:48.2 ft. [14.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:50.2 ft. [15.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1971
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:10
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,680 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:94.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2016GoodGoodGoodGood668094.9
December 2014GoodGoodGoodGood480095.1
December 2012GoodGoodGoodGood480096.1
December 2010GoodGoodGoodGood470095.1
December 2008GoodGoodGoodGood470095.1
January 2007GoodVery GoodGoodGood450095.3
January 2005GoodGoodGoodGood430096.4
February 2003GoodGoodGoodGood430095.4
February 2001GoodGoodGoodGood430095.4
July 1999GoodGoodGoodGood420095.4
May 1997GoodVery GoodGoodGood380095.7
April 1995GoodGoodGoodGood450095.3
February 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good420096.5
March 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good390097.7