+29.18889, -100.70352
29°11'20" N, 100°42'13" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 277 over PINTO CREEK
Structure number:221360029902021
Location:2.00 MI N OF RM 693
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Total length:450.2 ft. [137.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.6 ft. [14.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:50.2 ft. [15.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Year reconstructed:1970
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:10
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: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,120 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:22% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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: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: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:93.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryGood312093.0
September 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryGood312093.0
October 2014FairGoodSatisfactoryGood250094.0
October 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryGood250094.0
October 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryGood250088.5
October 2008FairGoodFairGood270073.7
November 2006FairGoodFairGood320070.9
December 2004FairGoodFairGood270072.4
November 2002FairGoodSatisfactoryGood260088.5
February 2001GoodGoodGoodVery Good230081.2
February 1999GoodVery GoodGoodGood220082.5
October 1996GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good190083.4
August 1994GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good195083.3
August 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good180080.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.100100000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.423414900
Elastomeric Bearingeach8080000
Movable Bearingeach5005000
Fixed Bearingeach50104000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.900900000