+29.95025, -99.03607
29°57'01" N, 99°02'10" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 27 over STEEL CREEK
Structure number:151330014205022
Location:0.1 MI S OF FM 480
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Total length:115.2 ft. [35.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
Year reconstructed:1954
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
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: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,460 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:75.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory446075.4
July 2016FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory446076.2
January 2015FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory470077.2
January 2013FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory470076.2
January 2011FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory460073.0
December 2008GoodVery GoodGoodGood460073.0
January 2007GoodVery GoodGoodGood420075.1
November 2004FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory420076.1
October 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood420092.4
October 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood390092.5
October 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood390092.5
May 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood300092.8
January 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood280092.8
September 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood240094.3