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US 281 over TURKEY CREEK

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Coordinates:
+30.18520, -98.37860
30°11'07" N, 98°22'43" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:US 281 over TURKEY CREEK
Structure number:140160025301036
Location:1.0 MI S OF US 290 E
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:50.5 ft. [15.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:85.3 ft. [26.0 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,260 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
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]
Operating rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:26.7 tons [24.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:92.5

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201592.5Not deficient---8260
June 201392.5Not deficient---8300
June 201192.5Not deficient---8500
July 2009100.0Not deficient---8000
September 200597.0Not deficient---6700
July 200198.0Not deficient---6700
July 199998.0Not deficient---5700
June 199598.0Not deficient---4700
September 199394.1Not deficient---4000
September 199195.1Not deficient---4400