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US 281 over AGUA DULCE CREEK

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Coordinates:
+27.98168, -98.09288
27°58'54" N, 98°05'34" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 281 over AGUA DULCE CREEK
Structure number:161260025403021
Location:2.6 MI S OF FM 624
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:7.9 ft. [2.4 m]
Total length:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
Year reconstructed:1994
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:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,040 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:34% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:63.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
March 2016Fair6 out of 10804063.2
March 2014Fair6 out of 10840062.6
March 2012Fair6 out of 10800063.2
February 2010Fair6 out of 10710065.1
February 2008Fair6 out of 10850061.8
January 2006Fair6 out of 10760062.2
March 2004Fair5 out of 10710068.4
February 2002Fair5 out of 10780067.4
March 2000Good7 out of 10650081.8
February 1998Fair6 out of 10530066.7
February 1996Fair6 out of 10530066.7
February 1994Good7 out of 10480081.3
November 1991Good7 out of 10560095.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Culvert
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.501300188130
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.7575000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.999999000