SH 35 over Shallow Bayou


+28.50465, -96.82957
28°30'17" N, 96°49'46" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 35 over Shallow Bayou
Structure number:130290018001038
Location:2.71 MI S OF SH 185
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:319.9 ft. [97.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:8
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
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:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,810 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:66.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory481066.4
December 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory310068.2
December 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory310068.2
December 2010FairGoodGoodSatisfactory320067.9
January 2009FairGoodGoodSatisfactory350066.7
January 2007FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory360063.5
January 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory360064.8
February 2003GoodGoodGoodGood380065.8
February 2001FairGoodGoodSatisfactory390066.8
July 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory410066.8
May 1997GoodGoodGoodGood330066.8
March 1995GoodGoodGoodGood350067.8
February 1993GoodGoodGoodGood330064.9
March 1991GoodGoodGoodGood310064.9