+37.05167, -87.34639
37°03'06" N, 87°20'47" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-189 over UNNAME STREAM
Structure number:024B00010N
Old structure number:024*0189*B0010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:3.2 MI NOR. OF JCT KY 800
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1939
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:541 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
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]
Sufficiency rating:98.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
June 2018Good7 out of 1054198.8
June 2016Good7 out of 1054198.8
June 2014Good7 out of 1057098.7
June 2012Good7 out of 1061296.7
June 2010Good7 out of 1056096.7
June 2008Good7 out of 1062596.7
June 2006Fair6 out of 1073396.7
June 2004Fair6 out of 1075096.7
June 2000Fair6 out of 1063296.7
June 1998Fair6 out of 1063296.7
June 1996Fair6 out of 1063296.7
June 1994Good7 out of 1079196.0
June 1992Good7 out of 1079196.0
June 1990Fair6 out of 1079182.1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.9493100