SH 163 over DRAW


+31.10793, -101.16850
31°06'29" N, 101°10'07" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 163 over DRAW
Structure number:071190041201002
Location:1.5 MI S OF US 67
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:4.9 ft. [1.5 m]
Total length:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:41.3 ft. [12.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1932
Year reconstructed:1956
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,320 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:19% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 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:77.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2018Good7 out of 10532077.5
June 2016Good7 out of 10532077.2
June 2014Good7 out of 10195087.7
June 2012Good7 out of 10195087.7
June 2010Good7 out of 1088092.8
June 2008Good7 out of 10100092.8
August 2006Good7 out of 1087099.8
November 2004Good7 out of 1079099.7
August 2002Good7 out of 1075099.7
August 1998Good8 out of 1076099.7
October 1996Good7 out of 1078099.7
September 1994Good8 out of 1069099.7
June 1990Good8 out of 1061097.1