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US 281 over AT&SF RAILROAD

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Coordinates:
+31.11556, -98.19384
31°06'56" N, 98°11'38" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 281 over AT&SF RAILROAD
Structure number:231410025105028
Location:2.35 MI N OF US 183
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Total length:157.2 ft. [47.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.3 ft. [13.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1934
Year reconstructed:1963
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:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,020 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:78.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryGood402078.6
January 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryGood402078.3
January 2014FairGoodSatisfactoryGood310078.1
January 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryGood330078.9
October 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryGood330079.3
October 2007FairGoodSatisfactoryGood340077.2
November 2005FairGoodSatisfactoryGood340082.2
October 2003FairGoodSatisfactoryGood340082.9
September 2001FairGoodSatisfactoryGood340082.9
February 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryGood280083.4
May 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryGood220084.7
May 1996FairGoodSatisfactoryGood220084.7
October 1993FairGoodSatisfactoryGood195083.8
May 1992FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood180091.2
December 1990FairVery GoodSatisfactoryGood175091.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,10120190000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.6,8646,864000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach40400
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.9080640
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.9082800
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach1414000
Fixed Bearingeach2828000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.315315000