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FM 65 over ESPANTOSA CREEK

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Coordinates:
+28.66025, -99.80221
28°39'37" N, 99°48'08" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 65 over ESPANTOSA CREEK
Structure number:222540065201009
Location:3.20 MI SE OF US 83
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Total length:231.0 ft. [70.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.6 ft. [7.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1950
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
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:760 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:41% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:70.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryGood76070.5
November 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryGood189066.7
December 2014GoodGoodGoodGood155067.2
January 2013GoodGoodGoodGood155068.2
January 2011FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory100070.6
December 2008FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory87065.3
November 2006FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory105064.8
November 2004FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory115064.1
January 2003FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory81065.1
November 2000FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory99058.0
January 1999GoodVery GoodGoodGood79058.6
October 1996GoodVery GoodGoodGood68065.2
May 1994GoodGoodGoodGood79058.6