US 287 over DRAW


+34.36377, -99.98970
34°21'50" N, 99°59'23" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 287 over DRAW
Structure number:251000004302162
Location:0.51 MI E CHILDRESS C/L
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:4.9 ft. [1.5 m]
Total length:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1974
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2013

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,000 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:35% 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:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
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:80.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
June 201380.0Fair6 out of 10-9000
June 201183.0Fair6 out of 10-8000
August 200983.0Good7 out of 10-7700
September 200780.0Good7 out of 10-7900
September 200580.0Good7 out of 10-7800
September 200380.0Good7 out of 10-7300
January 200283.0Good7 out of 10-7000
November 199983.0Good7 out of 10-6700
April 199883.0Good7 out of 10-6100
March 199683.0Good8 out of 10-6100
May 199483.0Good8 out of 10-5600
May 199279.1Good8 out of 10-5500
May 198879.1Good8 out of 10-6700

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.321320100