+38.04167, -83.02361
38°02'30" N, 83°01'25" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-32 over MARE BRANCH
Structure number:032B00005N
Old structure number:032*0032*B0005 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.6 MI S.E. OF JCT KY 486
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:8.9 ft. [2.7 m]
Total length:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1933
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: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:561 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:87.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
July 2017Fair6 out of 1056187.8
July 2015Fair6 out of 1056187.8
July 2013Fair6 out of 1065387.1
July 2011Fair6 out of 1064487.2
July 2009Fair6 out of 1072086.6
August 2007Fair6 out of 1071586.7
August 2005Fair6 out of 1063787.3
July 2003Fair6 out of 1068885.6
October 1999Fair6 out of 1068885.6
October 1997Good7 out of 1068885.6
August 1995Good7 out of 10115783.4
August 1993Fair6 out of 10115773.3
August 1991Good7 out of 10115773.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.785410104