FM 338 over DRAW


+34.84906, -100.27006
34°50'57" N, 100°16'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 338 over DRAW
Structure number:250440023003013
Location:3.10 MI W OF US 83
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:5.9 ft. [1.8 m]
Total length:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1949
Year reconstructed:1978
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:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,660 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:30% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:19.8 tons [18.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:18.6 tons [16.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.6

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
July 201572.6Good7 out of 10-1660
July 201374.0Good7 out of 10-320
July 201194.9Good7 out of 10-230
July 200994.9Good7 out of 10-260
July 200794.9Good7 out of 10-290
August 200594.9Good7 out of 10-300
August 200394.9Good7 out of 10-360
August 200194.9Good7 out of 10-400
August 199995.9Good7 out of 10-370
October 199794.9Good7 out of 10-420
November 199598.9Good8 out of 10-420
February 199498.9Good8 out of 10-400
January 199296.0Good8 out of 10-350

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.8072800