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SH 39 over BUMBLE BEE CREEK

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Coordinates:
+30.07010, -99.30258
30°04'12" N, 99°18'09" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:SH 39 over BUMBLE BEE CREEK
Structure number:151330019302003
Location:4.3 MI SW OF SH 27
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Total length:41.0 ft. [12.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1946
Year reconstructed:1981
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:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,600 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Operating rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:21.8 tons [19.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:67.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$133,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201567.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood3600
January 201367.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood3600
January 201175.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood3900
December 200873.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood3900
December 200673.5Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood4000
December 200473.2Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood4000
November 200263.2Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodFair4000
October 200064.2Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodFair3200
October 199865.2Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodFair3400
May 199649.5Structurally deficientGoodVery GoodPoor2800
February 199468.8Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodFair2500
September 199162.3Not deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good3300