S AUBURN RD 48 over Smith Creek


+38.68221, -95.81969
38°40'56" N, 95°49'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:S AUBURN RD 48 over Smith Creek
Structure number:000700983004809
Location:2.1N OF OSAGE CITY
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1925
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:35 [as of 2013]
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Sufficiency rating:28.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$270,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactory3528.5
April 2017PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactory3531.9
November 2015FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3535.9
December 2014FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3535.9
December 2013FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3535.9
October 2012FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3535.9
May 2011FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3535.9
May 2010FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3535.9
January 2008FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3535.9
December 2005FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3530.9
December 2003FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3530.9
February 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3530.9
March 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3530.9
January 1997FairFairFairFair3524.1
February 1995FairFairFairFair3524.3
November 1993FairFairFairFair3524.3
December 1990PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory3521.2