US0065 over DRAIN


+32.18679, -91.23310
32°11'12" N, 91°13'59" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US0065 over DRAIN
Structure number:585400200417441
Location:1.7 MI NORTH OF LA 605
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:5.9 ft. [1.8 m]
Total length:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:111.9 ft. [34.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1953
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:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,950 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:14% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Culvert condition:Large spalls, heavy scaling, wide cracks, considerable efflorescence or opened construction joint permitting loss of backfill. Considerable settlement or misalignment. Considerable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection throughout, extensive corrosion or deep pitting. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:53.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
August 2017Poor4 out of 10195053.0
August 2015Good7 out of 10195080.0
August 2013Good7 out of 10210079.0
September 2011Good7 out of 10230079.0
November 2009Good7 out of 10220079.0
August 2007Good7 out of 10230076.0
June 2005Good7 out of 10230077.0
February 2003Good7 out of 10290077.0
January 2001Good7 out of 10253677.0
March 1999Good7 out of 10223179.0
March 1997Good7 out of 10223177.0
March 1995Good7 out of 10207777.0
January 1993Good7 out of 10128280.5
January 1991Good7 out of 10128280.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.3362740620