US 24 E over ELK FK


+39.45156, -92.40020
39°27'06" N, 92°24'01" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 24 E over ELK FK
Structure number:5125
Old structure number:H 833R 1 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S 30 T 54 N R 13 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1928
Year reconstructed:1947
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 continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,534 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:74.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
December 2018Fair5 out of 10453474.8
December 2016Fair5 out of 10441575.1
December 2014Fair5 out of 10445053.4
December 2012Fair5 out of 10407253.4
December 2010Fair5 out of 10411453.4
December 2008Fair5 out of 10472253.4
October 2006Fair5 out of 10510453.4
December 2004Fair5 out of 10463253.4
October 2002Fair5 out of 10442653.4
November 2000Fair5 out of 10567153.4
December 1998Fair5 out of 10414753.4
October 1996Fair5 out of 10414753.4
October 1994Fair5 out of 10383853.4
September 1992Fair5 out of 10367663.8
October 1990Fair5 out of 10332551.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.1481344100