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SH 70 over QUITAQUE RIVER

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Coordinates:
+34.25107, -100.88976
34°15'04" N, 100°53'23" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:SH 70 over QUITAQUE RIVER
Structure number:251730010504052
Location:4.30 MI S OF HALL C/L
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:480.0 ft. [146.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.2 ft. [8.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:12
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:250 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:34.7 tons [31.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:83.7

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201583.7Not deficientGoodFairSatisfactory250
May 201383.7Not deficientGoodFairFair290
May 201183.7Not deficientGoodFairFair300
August 200981.8Not deficientGoodFairFair430
August 200783.8Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair380
August 200583.8Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair360
September 200383.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair390
October 200194.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory350
January 200084.5Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory300
March 199873.5Not deficientFairFairFair240
February 199674.5Not deficientFairFairFair270
May 199474.5Not deficientFairFairFair330
April 199280.1Not deficientGoodFairFair260
May 199091.1Not deficientVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory230