+28.66090, -99.84296
28°39'39" N, 99°50'35" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 83 over TURKEY CREEK
Structure number:222540003703049
Location:1.0 MI SW OF SPUR 155
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:1210.0 ft. [368.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.2 ft. [14.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:50.2 ft. [15.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1947
Year reconstructed:1970
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:44
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,835 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:76.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018FairGoodGoodFair683576.6
November 2016FairGoodGoodFair742076.1
December 2014FairGoodGoodFair560076.8
December 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryFair560076.8
January 2011FairGoodGoodFair430075.7
December 2008FairGoodGoodFair440075.6
November 2006FairVery GoodGoodFair440073.6
November 2004FairGoodGoodFair440073.3
January 2003FairGoodGoodFair470081.4
November 2000FairGoodGoodFair420078.7
January 1999FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory430093.1
October 1996FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory350093.6
May 1994FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory400093.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.10094600
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2,1502,1054500
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.2,4202,3982200
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.60,86360,863000