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SH 44 over TARANCAHUAS CREEK

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Coordinates:
+27.84853, -98.51589
27°50'55" N, 98°30'57" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 44 over TARANCAHUAS CREEK
Structure number:220670023705001
Location:5.55 MI SE OF US 59
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.7 ft. [12.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.6 ft. [13.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1939
Year reconstructed:1959
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,620 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:23% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:84.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood562084.3
August 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood420087.5
August 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryGood420086.2
September 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryGood260088.9
September 2008FairGoodSatisfactoryGood310088.2
October 2006FairGoodSatisfactoryGood290084.5
November 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood290085.5
March 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood300085.0
February 2001FairGoodSatisfactoryGood260085.6
April 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood280080.3
September 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryGood250081.3
July 1995FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood350077.2
February 1993FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood310077.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.810808200
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8886200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.8886200
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.8808800
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach2424000
Movable Bearingeach1501500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,9972,997000
Fixed Bearingeach1501500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,9972,997000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.248248000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,9972,997000