FM 256 over WOLF CREEK


+30.86392, -94.26974
30°51'50" N, 94°16'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 256 over WOLF CREEK
Structure number:202290070303016
Location:1.60 MI NE OF US 190
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.6 ft. [7.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1955
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
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:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:470 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:85.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory47085.3
July 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory46085.3
July 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory46082.2
September 2010FairGoodGoodFair57071.1
January 2009FairGoodGoodFair48071.2
April 2007GoodGoodGoodGood54079.3
June 2005GoodGoodGoodGood56079.3
August 2003GoodGoodGoodGood42079.8
August 2001GoodGoodGoodGood42079.8
September 1999GoodGoodGoodGood40076.8
May 1997GoodGoodVery GoodGood49076.7
August 1994GoodGoodGoodGood36076.8
August 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood30077.0