+33.24390, -96.61510
33°14'38" N, 96°36'54" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 543 over HONEY CREEK
Structure number:180430101201018
Location:0.45 MI S OF US 75
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
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:6
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: October 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,200 [as of 2011]
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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:78.4
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$10,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2015GoodGoodGoodGood220078.4
November 2013GoodGoodGoodGood220078.4
December 2011GoodGoodGoodGood190078.5
December 2009GoodGoodGoodGood165078.7
December 2007GoodGoodGoodGood177079.7
December 2005GoodGoodGoodGood210078.6
December 2003GoodGoodGoodGood160078.6
December 2001GoodGoodGoodGood145076.3
November 1999GoodVery GoodGoodGood115075.5
March 1998GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good100077.5
April 1996GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good100076.5
April 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good87076.6
March 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood93076.7
November 1989GoodGoodVery GoodGood105074.7