SH 238 over DRAW


+28.48724, -96.66206
28°29'14" N, 96°39'43" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 238 over DRAW
Structure number:130290014405043
Location:5.01 MI S OF FM 1289
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:41.7 ft. [12.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1956
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:870 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:21% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:96.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory87096.4
December 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood87096.2
December 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood93096.1
December 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryGood93096.1
December 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood80097.8
December 2008GoodGoodGoodGood83096.4
January 2007GoodGoodGoodGood84097.4
January 2005GoodGoodGoodGood115096.8
February 2003GoodGoodGoodGood97097.1
February 2001GoodGoodGoodGood98097.1
July 1999GoodGoodGoodGood105093.9
May 1997GoodVery GoodGoodGood91094.2
March 1995GoodGoodGoodGood99094.0
February 1993GoodGoodGoodVery Good92092.6
March 1991GoodGoodGoodVery Good84092.8