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SH 44 over DRAW

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Coordinates:
+27.78460, -98.33649
27°47'05" N, 98°20'11" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 44 over DRAW
Structure number:220670023706044
Location:6.15 MI W OF SH 359
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:5.9 ft. [1.8 m]
Total length:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.2 ft. [15.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:52.2 ft. [15.9 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 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:8
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 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,370 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:22% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
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:63.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
July 2016Good7 out of 10637063.5
July 2014Good7 out of 10590064.3
August 2012Good7 out of 10590076.6
September 2010Good7 out of 10400073.7
September 2008Good7 out of 10460072.1
October 2006Good7 out of 10440074.7
November 2004Good7 out of 10440074.7
March 2003Fair6 out of 10450075.4
March 2001Fair6 out of 10340084.8
May 1999Good7 out of 10400084.1
October 1996Good7 out of 10320086.4
February 1993Good7 out of 10370086.1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Culvert
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.4183278650
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.106106000