+31.26078, -98.17569
31°15'39" N, 98°10'32" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 281 over INDIAN CREEK
Structure number:231410025105021
Location:2.25 MI S OF FM 581 S
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:66.3 ft. [20.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1935
Year reconstructed:1960
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:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,630 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
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 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:89.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
January 2018Good7 out of 10363089.3
January 2016Good7 out of 10363089.0
January 2014Good7 out of 10260088.4
January 2012Good7 out of 10290087.6
October 2009Fair6 out of 10280088.0
October 2007Fair6 out of 10230086.2
November 2005Fair6 out of 10230087.2
October 2003Fair6 out of 10230086.9
September 2001Fair6 out of 10230086.9
January 2000Fair6 out of 10230086.9
May 1998Fair6 out of 10185085.5
May 1996Fair6 out of 10185086.5
May 1992Good7 out of 10155094.0
March 1988Good7 out of 10165093.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.133125800