SH 44 over DRAW


+27.87767, -98.67181
27°52'40" N, 98°40'19" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 44 over DRAW
Structure number:220670023704027
Location:0.50 MI NW OF US 59
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:4.9 ft. [1.5 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:41.3 ft. [12.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
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:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,070 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:18% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:73.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
July 2018Good7 out of 10407073.8
July 2016Good7 out of 10407071.5
August 2014Good7 out of 10240076.0
August 2012Good7 out of 10240076.0
September 2010Fair6 out of 1082083.3
March 2009Good7 out of 1081083.3
March 2008Good7 out of 1075093.8
November 2004Fair6 out of 1083093.5
February 2001Fair6 out of 1050094.7
March 1999Fair6 out of 1060094.3
October 1996Good7 out of 1072093.9
March 1993Good7 out of 1074093.8