KY-1775 over SMITH CREEK


+36.68306, -85.09667
36°40'59" N, 85°05'48" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-1775 over SMITH CREEK
Structure number:027B00025N
Old structure number:027*1775*B0025 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.2 MI NW OF JCT KY 696
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
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]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:61 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
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:68.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
December 2017Good7 out of 106168.5
December 2015Good7 out of 106068.5
December 2013Good7 out of 106068.5
December 2011Good7 out of 1010868.4
December 2009Good7 out of 107568.5
December 2007Good7 out of 108368.5
December 2005Good7 out of 109568.5
December 2003Good7 out of 1050076.0
December 2001Good7 out of 1050076.0
December 1999Good7 out of 1050076.0
December 1997Good7 out of 10-76.1
December 1995Good7 out of 1019882.5
December 1993Good7 out of 1019882.5
December 1991Good7 out of 1019882.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.8476800