US 18 over Old Woman Creek


+43.24715, -104.29308
43°14'50" N, 104°17'35" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 18 over Old Woman Creek
Structure number:FEW
Location:Lusk - Newcastle
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Total length:145.0 ft. [44.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1987
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,082 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:18% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:74.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairFairGoodGood208274.0
September 2015FairFairGoodGood211874.0
September 2013FairFairGoodGood170374.0
August 2011FairFairGoodGood179274.0
July 2009FairFairGoodGood163074.0
September 2007FairFairGoodGood165074.0
September 2005FairFairGoodGood165074.0
September 2003FairFairGoodGood176074.0
September 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodGood172075.0
August 1999FairSatisfactoryExcellentGood158075.5
September 1997FairSatisfactoryExcellentGood167075.0
August 1995FairSatisfactoryExcellentGood145076.6
September 1993GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good146076.5
November 1991GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good142076.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.720720000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6,7366,6640072
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.6,2355,676520390
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.5,80005,79460
Reinforced Concrete Columneach64020
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.129127200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.8282000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.8200082
Elastomeric Bearingeach1010000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.40418122030
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,2051,87400331