5756C over BIRCH CREEK


+36.91928, -96.17896
36°55'09" N, 96°10'44" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:5756C over BIRCH CREEK
Structure number:065520000000000
Old structure number:57N3825E0060005 (from 1992 edition)
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:104.0 ft. [31.7 m]
Total length:136.2 ft. [41.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1938
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:100 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:22.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$297,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017FairFairFairFair10022.0
September 2015FairFairFairFair10020.6
September 2013FairSatisfactoryFairFair10021.7
September 2011PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair10021.7
July 2009PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory10021.7
August 2008FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory10021.7
December 2005FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory10021.7
July 2003FairSatisfactoryFairGood10021.7
April 2001FairSatisfactoryFairGood10021.7
November 1998FairSatisfactoryFairGood10025.5
October 1996FairSatisfactoryFairGood10025.5
September 1994PoorFairPoorFair10024.5
July 1992PoorFairPoorFair10024.5