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US 83 over REFUGIO CREEK

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Coordinates:
+26.34659, -98.75464
26°20'48" N, 98°45'17" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:US 83 over REFUGIO CREEK
Structure number:212140003901431
Location:0.63 MI W OF FM 1430
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:5.9 ft. [1.8 m]
Total length:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2009
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:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2013 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:34,000 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
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:79.1

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
April 201379.1Good7 out of 10-34000