SR-162 over McELMO CREEK


+37.21834, -109.19084
37°13'06" N, 109°11'27" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SR-162 over McELMO CREEK
Structure number:0D 710
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:153.9 ft. [46.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,015 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:32% 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:54.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory201554.1
August 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair201544.1
August 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair191742.9
May 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodFair200353.4
August 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodFair200354.7
October 2007PoorSatisfactoryGoodPoor159047.7
August 2005FairSatisfactoryGoodFair159055.7
September 2003PoorFairGoodCritical91515.5
August 1999PoorSatisfactoryGoodCritical89011.5
November 1997PoorSatisfactoryGoodCritical64019.0
November 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodFair58573.0
September 1993FairSatisfactoryGoodFair57073.2
December 1991FairSatisfactoryVery GoodFair56073.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.7707601000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,9593,47201,4870
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.5505500
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.65330320
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.5550500
Steel Pileeach3000300
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.5959000
Fixed Bearingeach80800
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.3142981600