S.H. 43 over CREEK


+34.53499, -96.10141
34°32'06" N, 96°06'05" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:S.H. 43 over CREEK
Structure number:097240000000000
Old structure number:1514 0665 X (from 1992 edition)
Location:6.8 MI E US75
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1941
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,100 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry 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 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]
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:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:84.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$644,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
October 2018Good7 out of 10110084.3
October 2016Good7 out of 10110084.3
September 2014Good7 out of 10110084.3
September 2012Good7 out of 10110093.0
September 2010Good7 out of 10110093.0
September 2008Good7 out of 10110093.0
May 2006Good7 out of 1074095.7
March 2004Good7 out of 1052096.1
May 2002Fair6 out of 1067095.8
April 2000Good7 out of 1046096.2
March 1996Good7 out of 1055096.0
December 1993Fair5 out of 1055084.9
November 1991Fair6 out of 1055096.0