+30.48207, -96.44111
30°28'55" N, 96°26'28" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CR 272 over SMALL CREEK
Structure number:170260AA0262001
Location:0.5 MI NE OF FM 2155
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1984
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Wood or timber [7]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:50 [as of 2010]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:36.1
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$123,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018PoorVery GoodFairPoor5036.1
February 2016PoorVery GoodFairPoor5035.5
February 2014PoorVery GoodFairPoor5035.5
March 2012FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair5060.6
March 2010FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair5060.9
April 2008FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair5060.9
April 2006FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair4061.0
April 2004FairFairSatisfactoryFair4056.1
April 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair4057.1
May 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2049.4
April 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2049.3
April 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2046.4
June 1994FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2048.5
September 1992FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2055.4
May 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2055.4