+36.73972, -85.41556
36°44'23" N, 85°24'56" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-485 over WARSAW CREEK
Structure number:029B00028N
Old structure number:029*0485*B0028 (from 1992 edition)
Location:3.0 MI N.W. OF JCT KY 61
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Total length:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1951
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
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: March 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:98 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
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:91.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
March 2018Good7 out of 109891.3
March 2016Good7 out of 1010372.4
March 2014Good7 out of 1021571.4
March 2012Good7 out of 1018971.6
March 2010Good7 out of 1020171.5
March 2008Good7 out of 1014372.0
March 2006Good7 out of 1035470.0
March 2003Good7 out of 1030978.6
March 2002Good7 out of 1030978.6
March 2000Good7 out of 1030978.6
March 1998Good7 out of 1030981.6
March 1996Good7 out of 1030980.5
March 1994Good7 out of 1023289.3
March 1992Good7 out of 1023289.3
March 1990Good7 out of 1023289.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.66531030