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SH 72 over ESPERANZA CREEK

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Coordinates:
+28.49364, -98.73586
28°29'37" N, 98°44'09" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 72 over ESPERANZA CREEK
Structure number:151620048302040
Location:4.0 MI E OF SH 97
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:121.1 ft. [36.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:1988
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:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,660 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:4% 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:79.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018GoodGoodGoodGood866079.4
July 2016GoodGoodGoodGood866079.2
January 2015GoodGoodGoodGood866080.2
January 2013GoodGoodGoodGood340081.2
January 2011GoodGoodGoodGood66093.3
February 2009GoodGoodGoodGood76092.8
February 2007GoodGoodGoodGood80092.6
January 2005FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory80092.4
February 2003FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory73092.7
January 2001FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory60093.4
December 1998GoodVery GoodGoodGood58093.5
July 1996GoodVery GoodGoodGood44094.1
April 1994GoodVery GoodGoodGood60093.4
September 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood68093.2