US 71 over HAY CREEK


+47.03802, -95.11325
47°02'17" N, 95°06'48" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 71 over HAY CREEK
Structure number:8515
Location:9.6 MI N OF PARK RAPIDS
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Total length:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Skew angle:25°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,900 [as of 2008]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:95.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2017Good7 out of 10190095.4
June 2015Good7 out of 10190095.4
June 2013Good7 out of 10190095.4
June 2011Good7 out of 10190094.4
June 2009Good7 out of 10190094.4
August 2007Good7 out of 10200094.2
January 2006Good7 out of 10200094.2
September 2003Good7 out of 10205094.2
November 2001Good7 out of 10200094.2
October 1999Good7 out of 10230093.6
August 1997Good7 out of 10200094.7
October 1995Good7 out of 10230092.2
May 1994Good7 out of 10260091.8
November 1993Good7 out of 10260091.8
June 1992Good7 out of 10245092.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.3383251300