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ELK CAVE ROAD over ELK CAVE BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+37.53611, -84.95444
37°32'10" N, 84°57'16" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ELK CAVE ROAD over ELK CAVE BRANCH
Structure number:011C00049N
Location:0.6 MI E OF MINOR BR. RD
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.3 ft. [7.4 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1991
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:67 [as of 2006]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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: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 the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:96.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$67,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2016GoodGoodGoodGood6796.0
September 2014GoodGoodGoodGood6797.0
October 2012GoodGoodGoodGood6786.5
October 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory6786.5
October 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory6786.5
October 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory6886.5
October 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4087.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.180180000
Deck
Prestressed Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.7277072000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.116115100
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.107100700
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.5656000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.280280000