+40.27917, -109.06222
40°16'45" N, 109°03'44" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-40 (SR-40) over SAND SPRING WASH
Structure number:0V 467
Location:0.8 MI W. OF COLORADO LN.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:10.8 ft. [3.3 m]
Total length:27.6 ft. [8.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1955
Year reconstructed:1995
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,720 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:31% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
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:80.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
July 2017Good7 out of 10272080.0
July 2015Good7 out of 10272080.0
July 2013Good7 out of 10255480.0
July 2011Good7 out of 10246580.0
July 2009Good7 out of 10195580.0
July 2007Good7 out of 10166080.0
August 2005Good7 out of 10166080.0
July 2003Good7 out of 10152080.8
June 1999Good7 out of 10146581.3
June 1997Good7 out of 10146081.4
June 1995Good7 out of 10140083.6
August 1993Good8 out of 10122084.9
May 1991Good8 out of 10117084.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Culvertlinear ft.332332000