FM 1259 over Frio Creek


+34.80669, -102.32615
34°48'24" N, 102°19'34" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 1259 over Frio Creek
Structure number:040590124302003
Location:1.6 Mi E of FM 2943
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:6.9 ft. [2.1 m]
Total length:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:35.4 ft. [10.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:51.5 ft. [15.7 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1951
Year reconstructed:1996
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:750 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:97.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
November 2018Good7 out of 1075097.7
November 2016Good7 out of 1075097.7
November 2014Good7 out of 1060097.7
November 2012Good7 out of 1060097.7
February 2011Good7 out of 1064097.7
February 2009Good7 out of 1078097.6
February 2007Good7 out of 1052099.8
February 2005Good7 out of 1052099.8
April 2003Good7 out of 1065089.5
May 2001Good7 out of 1062089.5
March 1999Good7 out of 1048089.6
April 1997Good7 out of 1068086.5
April 1995Good7 out of 1059086.6
April 1993Good7 out of 1058086.6
April 1991Good7 out of 1061093.8