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TRAM RD over DRY BRANCH OF MENARD CRK

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Coordinates:
+30.60179, -94.80192
30°36'06" N, 94°48'07" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:TRAM RD over DRY BRANCH OF MENARD CRK
Structure number:111870AA0349001
Location:0.8 MI N OF FM 943
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1970
Year reconstructed:2006
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Main span material:Steel continuous [4]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2015 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:55 [as of 2015]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:18.8 tons [17.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:12.9 tons [11.7 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:22.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$3,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
August 201522.9Structurally deficientGoodGoodSerious55
August 201343.4Not deficientGoodGoodPoor55
August 201148.7Not deficientGoodGoodPoor55
June 200948.9Not deficientVery GoodGoodPoor55
June 200779.0Not deficientVery GoodGoodSatisfactory55
June 200532.3Structurally deficientGoodFairGood55
May 200338.3Not deficientVery GoodFairGood55
June 200132.2Structurally deficientVery GoodFairSatisfactory55
April 199931.2Structurally deficientFairFairSatisfactory55
April 199744.2Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory55
February 199555.7Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory50
June 199325.3Structurally deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood50
June 199126.3Structurally deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good50
May 199026.3Structurally deficientVery GoodGoodGood50