+28.49652, -96.77052
28°29'47" N, 96°46'14" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 185 over MAIN RICE CANAL
Structure number:130290043201011
Location:2.40 MI SE OF SH 35
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.3 ft. [14.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1956
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,020 [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:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
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:64.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2016PoorGoodGoodPoor202064.1
December 2014PoorGoodGoodPoor190064.3
September 2013PoorGoodGoodPoor190065.3
December 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory190093.5
December 2010FairGoodGoodSatisfactory145097.2
January 2009GoodGoodGoodGood165097.0
February 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory155098.1
January 2005GoodGoodGoodGood180094.8
February 2003GoodVery GoodGoodGood160096.1
February 2001GoodVery GoodGoodGood170095.9
August 1999GoodVery GoodGoodGood110096.7
May 1997GoodVery GoodGoodGood135097.0
March 1995GoodGoodGoodGood135099.0
February 1993GoodGoodGoodGood130096.1
March 1991FairGoodGoodSatisfactory135096.0