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US 281 over DRY CYPRESS CREEK

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Coordinates:
+30.39367, -98.36247
30°23'37" N, 98°21'45" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:US 281 over DRY CYPRESS CREEK
Structure number:140160025203012
Location:8.6 MI N OF US 290 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Total length:86.0 ft. [26.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1930
Year reconstructed:1956
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:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,890 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:7% 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Operating rating:40.6 tons [36.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:23.8 tons [21.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:52.3
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$10,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201552.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-7890
May 201352.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-5800
June 201153.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-8100
July 200952.6GoodVery GoodGoodGood-8600
July 200754.6GoodVery GoodGoodGood-8560
May 200564.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO8200
April 200372.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO7300
April 200171.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO8800
June 199971.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO6000
June 199771.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO4200
June 199573.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO4600
May 199364.6GoodGoodGoodGoodFO3800
October 199164.6GoodGoodGoodGoodFO4200