+38.99253, -86.92884
38°59'33" N, 86°55'44" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 231 over PLUMMER CREEK
Structure number:027890
Location:02.42 S SR54
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Total length:242.1 ft. [73.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.4 ft. [11.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1948
Year reconstructed:2015
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
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:4,757 [as of 2004]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:96.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018GoodGoodGoodVery Good475796.2
August 2016GoodGoodGoodVery Good475796.2
November 2015GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good475797.2
August 2014GoodGoodGoodGood475797.2
August 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood475797.2
August 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood475794.9
August 2008GoodGoodGoodGood475794.9
August 2006GoodGoodGoodGood475794.8
August 2004GoodGoodGoodGood475793.9
August 2002GoodGoodGoodGood466493.9
February 2001GoodGoodGoodGood466493.9
February 1999GoodGoodGoodGood413893.2
January 1997GoodGoodGoodGood413893.2
January 1995GoodGoodGoodGood368095.6
January 1993GoodGoodGoodGood368092.5
December 1990GoodVery GoodGoodGood368092.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.7,3007,2802000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.6,8006,7901000
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.2001505000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.6161000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6161000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.146146000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.400400000