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SUNFLOWER RD over BIG SANDY CREEK

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Coordinates:
+30.62462, -94.69995
30°37'29" N, 94°41'60" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:SUNFLOWER RD over BIG SANDY CREEK
Structure number:111870AA0352002
Location:5.7 MI S OF FM 1276
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Total length:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1985
Year reconstructed:1999
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans 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:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:55 [as of 2015]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.7

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
August 201572.7Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair55
August 201372.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair55
August 201172.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair55
June 200972.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair55
June 200772.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair55
June 200572.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair55
May 200383.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood55
June 200181.4Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory55
April 199941.7Structurally deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory55
April 199743.7Structurally deficientGoodGoodGood55
March 199543.7Structurally deficientVery GoodGoodGood50
May 199337.0Structurally deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good50
July 199139.1Structurally deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good50
May 199039.1Structurally deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good50