+38.49257, -95.66957
38°29'33" N, 95°40'10" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:E 317TH ST 172 over UNNAMED STREAM
Structure number:000700999305080
Location:0.5S 1.7W OF MELVERN
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:25.6 ft. [7.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.3 ft. [6.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1930
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:45 [as of 2013]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:65.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
September 2018Fair6 out of 104565.3
August 2016Fair6 out of 104565.3
January 2015Fair6 out of 104565.3
October 2012Fair6 out of 104565.3
April 2010Fair6 out of 104565.3
January 2008Fair6 out of 104565.3
December 2005Fair6 out of 104565.3
December 2003Fair6 out of 104564.3
February 2001Fair6 out of 104565.3
February 1999Fair6 out of 104564.5
February 1997Fair6 out of 104565.3
February 1995Fair6 out of 104565.3
November 1993Fair6 out of 104565.3
December 1990Fair6 out of 104567.2