US 16 over Turner Creek


+44.00733, -104.50409
44°00'26" N, 104°30'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 16 over Turner Creek
Structure number:CHQ
Location:Upton - Newcastle
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Total length:128.0 ft. [39.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1971
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,552 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:14% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:96.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018GoodGoodGoodGood155296.1
February 2017PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory325488.6
February 2015PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory310089.0
February 2013PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory142093.3
January 2011PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory140693.3
February 2009PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory129093.6
February 2007PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory214091.4
February 2005PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactory173090.4
March 2003PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory169092.6
February 2001PoorPoorSatisfactoryGood155092.9
March 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory150094.2
February 1997GoodGoodGoodGood151094.2
March 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodGood147094.3
March 1993GoodGoodGoodGood143094.4
January 1992GoodGoodGoodGood131094.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.6406103000
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.5,4665,4561000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.5,0605,060000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.10698800
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.7474000
Compression Jointlinear ft.8678080
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.357035700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.82225100571