SH 27 over DRY CREEK


+30.01458, -99.11752
30°00'52" N, 99°07'03" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:SH 27 over DRY CREEK
Structure number:151330014205033
Location:3.0 MI S OF SH 16
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:4.9 ft. [1.5 m]
Total length:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1938
Year reconstructed:1959
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:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,770 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Structural 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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:26.7 tons [24.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.4

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
July 201672.4Good7 out of 10-10770
January 201572.4Good7 out of 10-11100
January 201372.4Good7 out of 10-11100
January 201172.5Good7 out of 10-11800
December 200872.6Good7 out of 10-11600
January 200772.8Good7 out of 10-10300
December 200480.2Good7 out of 10-10300
November 200280.2Good7 out of 10-10300
October 200080.1Good7 out of 10-11100
October 199880.3Good7 out of 10-9800
April 199680.5Good7 out of 10-8900
January 199480.5Good7 out of 10-8500
September 198976.5Good8 out of 10-8300