US 277 over DRAW


+29.12226, -100.65491
29°07'20" N, 100°39'18" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 277 over DRAW
Structure number:221360029902025
Location:3.55 MI S OF RM 693
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:7.9 ft. [2.4 m]
Total length:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:41.7 ft. [12.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.3 ft. [13.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Year reconstructed:1986
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:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
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:3,040 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:24% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:64.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
September 2018Fair6 out of 10304064.7
September 2016Fair6 out of 10304065.5
September 2014Fair6 out of 10280066.2
September 2012Fair6 out of 10280066.2
October 2010Good7 out of 10250066.6
October 2008Fair6 out of 10260074.3
November 2006Good7 out of 10300098.0
December 2004Good7 out of 10280098.0
February 2001Fair6 out of 10240098.0
January 1999Good7 out of 10240098.0
October 1996Good7 out of 10200098.0
August 1994Good7 out of 10190098.0
April 1990Good7 out of 10180094.1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.22112110000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.100100000