+30.10012, -98.43922
30°06'00" N, 98°26'21" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FM 1623 over HINES BRANCH
Structure number:140160153401001
Location:1.0 MI W OF US 281
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:35.8 ft. [10.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1952
Year reconstructed:1976
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:2,110 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:19% 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: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 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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:43.6 tons [39.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:20.8 tons [18.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.1

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201577.1GoodGoodGoodGood-2110
May 201378.1GoodGoodGoodGood-2000
June 201171.2GoodGoodGoodGood-2000
June 200971.5GoodGoodGoodGood-1800
June 200771.5GoodGoodGoodVery Good-1800
May 200571.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-1750
April 200375.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-1400
April 200175.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-1600
May 199987.5FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-1800
July 199787.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-1250
June 199587.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-1450
June 199383.2FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-1300
September 199183.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-1350