FM 1943 over BLACK CREEK


+30.61521, -94.39687
30°36'55" N, 94°23'49" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 1943 over BLACK CREEK
Structure number:202290182801001
Location:0.60 MI E OF US 69
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,020 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:71.4
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$4,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018FairGoodGoodSatisfactory302071.4
June 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory302072.3
June 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory280072.6
August 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory280073.7
September 2010FairGoodGoodSatisfactory230077.8
December 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory250077.6
April 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory274074.3
June 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory250074.6
September 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory240075.7
August 2001FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory250075.7
October 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory260075.6
May 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood250075.7
August 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood230075.9
August 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good230073.7