+35.03433, -100.39536
35°02'04" N, 100°23'43" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 1547 over SALT FORK OF RED RIV
Structure number:250440084403008
Location:3.75 MI N OF FM 1981
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:1080.1 ft. [329.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
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:27
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:90 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:16% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:70.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,644,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairFairFairFair9070.9
August 2015FairSatisfactoryFairFair9079.5
August 2013FairSatisfactoryFairFair9079.5
July 2011FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory9080.5
October 2010FairSatisfactoryFairFair8080.8
July 2009FairGoodFairFair9080.8
July 2008FairGoodFairFair10081.8
July 2007FairGoodFairFair8081.8
July 2006FairGoodFairFair8081.8
July 2005FairGoodFairFair8081.8
July 2004FairGoodFairFair9081.6
August 2003FairGoodFairFair5081.7
January 2003FairGoodFairFair8081.6
August 2001FairGoodFairFair8066.2
November 1999FairVery GoodFairFair9066.1
October 1998FairSatisfactoryFairFair7066.2
October 1997FairSatisfactoryFairFair7061.2
November 1996PoorPoorPoorPoor7045.0
November 1995PoorPoorPoorPoor6045.1
March 1994PoorPoorPoorPoor7045.0
March 1993PoorFairPoorPoor10051.0
January 1992PoorFairPoorPoor14047.7