+34.71799, -100.28836
34°43'05" N, 100°17'18" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:SH 256 over HORSE CREEK
Structure number:250380038103006
Location:7.37MI E HALL CL
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1939
Year reconstructed:1974
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,670 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:41% of total traffic
Structural 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]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:89.9

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
August 201589.9Fair6 out of 10-1670
August 201395.1Fair6 out of 10-380
August 201197.8Fair6 out of 10-440
August 200998.0Fair6 out of 10-390
September 200797.1Fair6 out of 10-620
August 200597.2Fair6 out of 10-600
September 200396.7Fair6 out of 10-720
September 200197.3Fair6 out of 10-580
October 199997.4Good7 out of 10-540
March 199897.4Good7 out of 10-540
March 199697.4Good7 out of 10-540
May 199498.0Good7 out of 10-410
March 199295.0Good8 out of 10-410
May 198895.0Good8 out of 10-410