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US 385 ML over SMOKEY HILL RIVER

Map

Coordinates:
+38.83390, -102.35096
38°50'02" N, 102°21'03" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 385 ML over SMOKEY HILL RIVER
Structure number:I-27-U
Location:1.5 MI N OF JCT US 40
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Total length:89.9 ft. [27.4 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:1970
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:430 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:28% 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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:99.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2015GoodGoodGoodGood43099.8
December 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodGood72099.8
December 2007FairSatisfactoryGoodGood72099.8
November 2003GoodGoodGoodGood73299.8
November 1999GoodGoodGoodGood66899.6
December 1997GoodGoodGoodGood69099.6
December 1995GoodGoodGoodGood69089.7
October 1993GoodGoodGoodGood68089.7
January 1992GoodGoodVery GoodGood70084.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.540540000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.3,8253,8012400
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.3,6003,10005000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8584100
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.180180000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.180180000