+30.87841, -98.90315
30°52'42" N, 98°54'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 71 over COLD CREEK
Structure number:141500057704015
Location:14.3 MI NW OF SH 29
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:149.9 ft. [45.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.6 ft. [13.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.3 ft. [14.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
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:6
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,010 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:22% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 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]
Sufficiency rating:83.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017FairGoodGoodFair201083.7
May 2015FairGoodGoodSatisfactory201096.0
May 2013FairGoodGoodSatisfactory125097.0
August 2011FairGoodGoodSatisfactory130094.9
August 2009FairGoodGoodSatisfactory150094.8
October 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory190095.8
October 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory190096.8
September 2003GoodVery GoodGoodGood190096.2
September 2001GoodVery GoodGoodGood190096.2
October 1999GoodVery GoodGoodGood145096.2
December 1997FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood125096.2
February 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good135097.2
January 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood135094.1
January 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood155094.1