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IH 45 EFR over BLISS CREEK

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Coordinates:
+31.41605, -96.04468
31°24'58" N, 96°02'41" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IH 45 EFR over BLISS CREEK
Structure number:171450067503149
Location:3.35 MI S OF US 79
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:8.9 ft. [2.7 m]
Total length:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.6 ft. [13.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2013

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:130 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 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]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:95.8

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
March 201395.8Fair6 out of 10-130
March 200995.8Fair6 out of 10-150
March 200790.4Fair6 out of 10-2550
March 200587.6Fair6 out of 10-2670
April 200389.1Fair6 out of 10-2280
April 200174.1Fair6 out of 10FO2182
December 199897.7Good7 out of 10-180
March 199782.4Good7 out of 10FO9500
March 199595.9Good7 out of 10FO60
June 199399.9Good7 out of 10-60
August 198999.9Good8 out of 10-60