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OLD SH 48 over UNION CARBIDE CHANNEL

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Coordinates:
+25.96417, -97.37513
25°57'51" N, 97°22'30" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:OLD SH 48 over UNION CARBIDE CHANNEL
Structure number:210310AN8139005
Location:2.70 MI NE of FM 511
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:150.9 ft. [46.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.6 ft. [13.6 m]
Owner:Other Local Agencies [25]
Year built:1979
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:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Other [9]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:500 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:96.7

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201696.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-500
March 201496.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-500
March 201388.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-14100