FM 268 over DRAW


+34.43791, -100.13806
34°26'16" N, 100°08'17" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FM 268 over DRAW
Structure number:250380070402015
Location:4.200MI NE JCT US287 IN C
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1938
Year reconstructed:1960
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:160 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:30% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:40.6 tons [36.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:24.8 tons [22.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:75.9

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201575.9FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-160
August 201385.9GoodGoodGoodGood-100
August 201185.9GoodGoodGoodGood-100
August 200986.2GoodGoodGoodGood-90
August 200776.2GoodGoodGoodGood-120
September 200588.8GoodGoodGoodGood-90
October 200363.8GoodGoodGoodGood-130
October 200163.8Good----150
October 199963.8Good----140
April 199874.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-170
April 199677.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-170
May 199477.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-300
March 199284.2GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-130
June 199084.2GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-170