+43.91880, -100.51640
43°55'08" N, 100°30'59" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SD248 over BR MEDICINE CK
Structure number:000000038276173
Location:1.6 E OF DRAPER
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:31.2 ft. [9.5 m]
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 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
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:148 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:78.5
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$14,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
December 2018Fair6 out of 1014878.5
December 2016Fair6 out of 1016578.5
November 2014Fair6 out of 1016578.5
November 2012Fair6 out of 1013299.0
November 2010Fair6 out of 1016099.0
August 2008Fair6 out of 1016499.0
August 2006Fair6 out of 1020699.0
August 2004Fair6 out of 1020499.0
July 2002Fair6 out of 1019099.0
June 2000Good7 out of 1018599.0
June 1998Good7 out of 1015699.0
June 1994Fair6 out of 1013599.0
June 1992Fair6 out of 1013699.0
February 1989Fair6 out of 1017199.0